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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Become a Member
Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Membership Benefits
ACS
ACS Fellow Since 1990

Edgar A. Gamboa, MD FACS

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery - General Surgery

Society Memberships

  • Soc of Am Gast End Surgs
  • Soc of Am Gast End Surgs

Additional Information

Gender

Male

General Surgery

576 Hartnell St Ste 200

Hartnell Professional Bldg

Monterey, CA 93940

United States

Contact Information

Biography

General, Trauma, Minimally Invasive & Robotic Surgery

Subspecialties and Areas of Clinical Concentration

Breast Disease/Cancer

  • axillary dissection
  • breast biopsy
  • breast cancer
  • mastectomy
  • sentinel node

Critical Care

Endocrine (Gland)

  • thyroid surgery

Abdomen and Digestion Disorder/Procedure

  • appendectomy
  • fundoplication
  • gastric cancer
  • peritonitis
  • splenectomy

Liver, Gallbladder, Pancreas Disor/Proc

  • bile duct surgery
  • cholecystectomy
  • laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Hernia Procedures

  • abdominal hernia
  • epigastric hernia
  • femoral hernia
  • inguinal hernia
  • umbilical hernia
  • ventral hernia

Minimal Access Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

  • abdominal pain
  • inguinal hernia
  • pyloric stenosis
  • umbilical hernia

Skin & Soft Tissue Disorders/Procedures

  • cellulitis
  • decubitus ulcer
  • skin and soft tissue infections
  • wound infections

Colon and Rectal Disorders/Cancer

  • colectomy
  • colon/rectal cancer
  • gastrointestinal cancer
  • laparoscopic colon surgery
  • Meckel's diverticulum
  • stomach cancer

Minimally Invasive Procedures

  • fine needle aspiration/biopsy
  • laparoscopic surgery
  • robotic surgery
  • video assisted thoracic surgery

Surgical Oncology (Cancer/Tumors)

  • biopsy of tumors
  • breast cancer
  • cervical cancer/tumors
  • colon cancer/polyps
  • colon/rectal cancer
  • melanoma
  • stomach cancer/tumors
  • thyroid cancer/nodules

Venous Disorders/Procedures

Thoracic

  • hemothorax
  • hiatal hernia
  • pneumothorax
  • respiratory failure

Trauma/Injury Procedures

  • abdominal injuries
  • amputation
  • blunt trauma
  • chest injuries
  • extremity injury
  • intestine injuries
  • liver resection
  • skin grafting
  • tracheotomy
  • vascular injuries
  • wound debridement

Urology (kidney, bladder, male reprod)

  • circumcision

Vascular Disorders/Procedures

  • arteriovenous access

Hospital Appointments

El Centro Regional Medical Center

El Centro, CA

Chairman

Trauma Director, Pioneers Memorial Hospital

Brawley, CA

Director

Watsonville Community Hospital

Watsonville, California, CA

Chairman

Community Hospital of Monterey Peninsula

Monterey, CA

Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon

08/2014—Present

Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital

Hollister, CA

Attending

11/2018—Present

Academic Appointments

Calif(San Diego)

Clinical Assistant Professor