Brian Palafox, MD

Brian Palafox, MD

Thoracic Surgery Orange, CA

Assistant Clinical Professor of Thoracic Surgery, UC Irvine


Office Address

  • 1310 W Stewart Dr
    Suite 503
    Orange, CA 92868
    Phone: (714) 997-2224

Brian Palafox, MD

Thoracic Surgery Orange, CA

Assistant Clinical Professor of Thoracic Surgery, UC Irvine

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Thoracic Surgery: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Training

  • University of California IrvineUniversity of California Irvine
  • University of California IrvineUniversity of California Irvine
  • Orange County Medical Center
  • Orange County Medical Center
  • University of California Irvine School of MedicineUniversity of California Irvine School of Medicine

Certifications & Licensure

  • HI State Medical LicenseHI State Medical License1996 - 2016
  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1977 - 2017
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery
  • American Board of Thoracic SurgeryThoracic & Cardiac Surgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Top Doctors:LA AreaCastle Connolly, 2013
    • Top Doctors:San Diego AreaCastle Connolly, 2013
    • Top Doctors:Southern CaliforniaCastle Connolly, 2012

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Professional Memberships

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
    • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
    • BCBS California PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
    • Blue Shield California HMO
    • Blue Shield California PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • Empire BCBS HMO
    • Empire BCBS PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • GHI PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Health Net California Large Group PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • MagnaCare PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
    • Multiplan PPO
    • MVP Healthcare PPO
    • Oxford Health Freedom
    • Oxford Health Liberty
    • Pacificare HMO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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