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Stanley Besser, MD

Medical doctor (MD)
Family medicine (board certified)
Occupational medicine
Preventive medicine (board certified)
Sports medicine
Medical Group
Sharp Rees-Stealy

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  1. Sharp Rees-Stealy Del Mar
    2600 Via De La Valle
    Suite 200
    Del Mar, CA 92014
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  2. Sharp Rees-Stealy Sorrento Mesa
    10243 Genetic Center Drive
    San Diego, CA 92121
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Care schedule

Sharp Rees-Stealy Sorrento Mesa
10243 Genetic Center Drive
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About Stanley Besser, MD

The practice of medicine provided me with the opportunity to expand my interest in health science to deliver the highest quality of patient care. I strive to provide compassionate and comprehensive evaluations and treatment of each individual’s injuries or pathology regardless if they occur from a sporting activity or activities of daily living. Hiking, tennis, photography, traveling and gardening are among my interests outside of work. .
Age:
 66
In practice since:
 1986
Gender:
 Male
Languages: 
English
Education
Mount Sinai Hospital (Toronto):
 Internship
University of Toronto:
 Medical School
Toronto General Hospital:
 Residency
Areas of focus
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NPI
1760490031
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Insurance plans accepted

Stanley Besser, MD, accepts 37 health insurance plans.

Ratings and reviews

4.6

214 ratings
Patient ratings
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.6
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.5
Care provider’s efforts to include you in decisions about your care
4.6
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.5
Provider discussed treatment options
4.6
Patient reviews
Verified Patient
December 30, 2023

5.0

Dr Besser is great. He's detailed oriented, communicates very well, explains clearly, and also right to the point. Then he got right to it, allayed my fear of the Cortisone injection, and just got it done. I really like that.
Verified Patient
December 27, 2023

5.0

Doctor was very nice and very knowledgeable
Verified Patient
December 27, 2023

5.0

Dr. Besser walked in and already knew what my A1C number was and he then he checked on how I have been since my last injection. He gave me options and allowed me to make the decision on my care. He completed the injection and let me know if any issues to contact him.
Verified Patient
December 6, 2023

5.0

Dr. Besser listened to my concerns that I might need hip replacement surgery, and explained that the hip pain I feel is in a different spot. He suggested a cortisone shot, if I'd like, and it worked very well. He told me that if the pain returns, I may be able to get another shot, and gave me a number to call if I needed to schedule another appointment in a month or so. I believe I will be scheduling that shot.
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