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Hand Surgeon located in San Marcos, Encinitas and San Diego, CA

About Our Provider

Anisa Yalom, MD, is a fellowship-trained, dedicated hand surgeon, offering her expertise to patients aged 12 and older at her self-named practice in San Marcos, California. 

Dr. Yalom’s academic journey began with earning her bachelor’s degree at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. She further honed her skills in the field of medicine, completing her postbaccalaureate premedical studies at Columbia University in New York City, New York.

Dr. Yalom continued her education, earning her medical degree from the prestigious David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)/Charles R. Drew University (CDU) in Los Angeles, California, where she was given the Dean’s Award for an outstanding thesis and the Award for Excellence in Surgery.

She went on to complete her internship (receiving the Intern of the Year award) and general surgery residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California.

She then secured a spot in the esteemed hand surgery fellowship program at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, receiving comprehensive training in hand surgery and advanced microsurgical techniques. Guided by the renowned Dr. L. Scott Levin, Dr. Yalom gained expertise in complex procedures like composite free tissue transfer and limb salvage.

At her practice, Dr. Yalom showcases her proficiency in diagnosing and treating various hand and wrist conditions, such as Dupuytren’s disease, carpal tunnel syndrome, and nerve damage. She also performs hand reconstructive surgery.

Patients experience highly personalized care at the friendly, patient-focused office. They can rely on receiving detailed attention to their concerns. Dr. Yalom’s ability to communicate fluently in English, Spanish, French, and German enables her to connect with a diverse range of patients.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Yalom, contact the office or use the convenient online scheduling option today.