Dr. Edward Seegers

Internal Medicine
PALO ALTO, CA
45 years experience male

Locations

Office

PALO ALTO, CA

Address

270 UNIVERSITY AVENUE, PALO ALTO, CA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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About

Bio

US Citizen, patriot. Ex Cape Town, South Africa. Retired General Practitioner and Internal Medicine specialist 
physician; I live in: OAKLAND CALIFORNIA, USA I AM A BOARD CERTIFIED GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE 
 DOCTOR (BOARD CERTIFIED INTERNIST). Here are some of the things I did while working full time.
 LEAD IN TEAM OF 4 SENIOR DOCTORS WORKING WITH THE HEALTH PLAN’S MEMBER SERVICES DEPT TO RESPOND TO MEMBER ISSUES WRT SYSTEMS (HEALTH PLAN) AND SERVICES (MEDICAL PROVIDERS) EXERCISE TOLERANCE TESTS (ETTS) AND ECG READING AND REPORTING PREPARATION OF DOCUMENTATION FOR DISABILITY CLAIMS FAMILY PRACTICE SOUTH AFRICA: LARGE OB GYN, PEDIATRIC PRACTICE, MINOR SURGERY. HAVE SO AFRICAN FP + PED ACCRED. USA - FULL GENERAL INTERNAL MED PANEL PRACTICE COLLEGIAL MENTOR CORE KNOWLEDGE

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: California

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Pc bleed: hello ~ this is probably because he is a little larger than normal or that you have a more intact hymen than is usual. Since women have been using tam ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Butt cleansing??: hello ~ I see you have a family with a decidedly French connection, we used to say years ago. But I joke of course. This method of cleaning after usin ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Lip filler: hello ~ fat transfers are way safer. The fillers no matter how safe they say they are, its a foreign substance with problems known and unknown at time ... Read More

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Dr. Edward Seegers is a highly trained and respected physician in Internal Medicine. Dr. Seegers is one of the most experienced physicians you will meet on HealthTap and I highly recommend him to pati...Read More
Jul 2, 2015
I have followed Dr. Seegers for a time and I have noticed that he has that hard to find direct style that not only gets to the point but also endears patient to him. Knowledgeable and well versed, an ...Read More
Jan 5, 2016
Ed is a through and caring physician. His insight is always helpful. He is one of my Top Docs on HealthTap
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you, doctor.Had treadmill ecg+ultrasound 3y ago,everything ok.But now it feels like deep sharp"heartache",hope it is just stress/stomach pressure..but still being...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Hi Dr Seegers the Citrate pills are easy absorb from Holland and Barret in UK http://www.hollandandbarrett.com/shop/product/holland-barrett-magnesium-citrate-caplets-100...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for your time. If I do have it, my Gi doc says it is mild, I had stomach pain and blood in stool. Since taking Pentasa for three months it quit, this is why I ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Cape Town Faculty of Medicine, South Africa
Graduated 1975MD

Residency

Fellowship of the American College of Physicians (FACP)

Residency

KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL SAN FRANCISCO

Residency

GROOTE SCHUUR HOSPITAL CAPE TOWN SO AFRICA

Residency

GROOTE SCHUUR HOSPITAL CAPE TOWN SO AFRICA

Residency

GROOTE SCHUUR HOSPITAL CAPE TOWN SO AFRICA

Residency

Diploma of Child Health

Residency

Member of the Faculty of General Practice So Africa M.F.G.P. (SA)

Residency

GROOTE SCHUUR HOSPITAL CAPE TOWN SO AFRICA

Awards

FELLOWSHIP OF AMERICAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS

Affiliations

AMERICAN COLLEGE PHYSICIANS
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