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Hernia Surgeon Dr. Memsic

Leslie Memsic, MD FACS

Lead Hernia Surgeon
Fellow, American College of Surgeons

A recognized leader in hernia repair surgery, Dr. Memsic has over 25 years of experience repairing both simple and highly complex hernias; she is the go-to hernia surgeon in Los Angeles, sought out by patients and physicians alike. Dr. Memsic is a thoughtful, experienced hernia surgeon cherished by her peers and patients.

She is the recipient of numerous honors, including Top Doctor, Top Surgeon, Top Oncologist, Most Compassionate Doctor, and Patient’s Choice award (accolades given to only three percent of physicians nationally).

Not every hernia is alike; it is important that your condition is properly diagnosed and treated.

Some hernias involve nerves, intestines, and extensive scar tissue. These complex cases require a hernia specialist with advanced skills, knowledge, and experience. Dr. Memsic is adept in handling even the most delicate, complex hernia cases. She carefully tailors each procedure and treatment to your specific condition and diagnosis, and she specializes in tiny incisions so that your repair can be almost invisible! Dr. Memsic stays current on all new developments in hernia repair. With Dr. Memsic, you can rest assured that you are getting the most advanced hernia surgery in Los Angeles.

In addition to her expertise in hernia repair, Dr. Memsic performs gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, endocrine, and soft tissue tumor resections; she is also a surgical oncologist and performs minimal-scar mastectomies. Despite a busy practice, Dr. Memsic continues to author numerous scientific articles and abstracts, contributing to her industry’s sphere of knowledge.

Dr. Memsic received her medical degree from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine and completed her residency in general surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine. She went on to complete a fellowship in liver transplantation at UCLA and a surgical oncology fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. During her free time, Dr. Memsic enjoys spending time with her family, including her beloved grandchildren.

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Hernia Society, Los Angeles Surgical Society
  • The Association of Women Surgeons
  • Society of Oncologic Surgeons