Adventist Health Physicians Network Surgical Specialties


Adventist Health Physicians Network Surgical Specialties

Adventist Health Physicians Network - Surgical Specialties

At Adventist Health Physicians Network - Surgical Specialties, Los Angeles, we offer the most advanced minimally invasive surgery using Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) techniques including SILS esophagus, gallbladder, pancreas, adrenal, spleen, stomach, liver, colon, rectum and hernia surgeries. Foothill Surgical Specialists provides patients a variety of treatment options administered by highly experienced vascular surgeons with vast experience in limb salvage techniques.

Below are the list of services we provide:

Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgeries (SILS):

  • Appendectomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Colectomy
  • Rectal resections
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hiatal hernia repair
  • Inguinal hernia repair
  • Umbilical hernia repair
  • Ventral hernia repair
  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy

Vascular Surgeries:

  • Endovascular AAA Repair (EVAR)
  • Percutaneous Endovascular AAA Repair (PEVAR)
  • Fenestrated Endovascular AAA Repair (FEVAR)
  • Peripheral arterial bypass grafts
  • Percutaneous peripheral anigograms, angioplasty and stent
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Amputation digit/limb
  • Endovenous radiofrequency varicose vein ablation
  • Arteriovenous graft and fistulas

Other Surgeries:

  • Thyroidectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Breast surgery
  • Stapled Hemorrhoidopexy (PPH)
  • Esophagectomy
  • Esophageal dilation
  • Hepatic resections/lobectomies
  • Hepactic radiofrequency ablations
  • Epigastric hernia repair






Surgical Specialties ─  LOS ANGELES

1828 Cesar E. Chavez Avenue Suite 6200
Los Angeles, CA — 90033
Phone: 323 245-1314 Fax: 818 243-9332                                  

1pm - 5pm - Mon
Closed - Tue - Fri
Closed - Weekends and Holidays


Our Doctors

Our Doctors

ADVENTIST HEALTH foothill surgical specialists

Sam Carvajal, M.D. FACS

Sam Carvajal, M.D. FACS


Your visit

Your visit


We want your visit to an Adventist Health Surgical Specialists to go smoothly. The information here can help ensure the time you spend at the clinic is both effective and efficient.



Photo identification - Adult patients and adults who accompany patients under age 18 must have photo identification, such as a driver’s license, passport, military ID, employment badge, or student identification card.

Proof of guardianship - Adults who accompany patients under age 18 must provide proof of guardianship. Accompanying adults who are not parents or legal guardians must have a notarized statement signed by the parent or guardian that authorizes treatment.

Proof of insurance - If you plan to pay for a non-work-related injury or illness with insurance or if the patient is a minor, please bring proof of insurance.

A list of questions - If you would like, please bring a list of questions and a way to record your answers and other information to review later.

+ Additional information (recommended)

  • Medical history information - Bring information about the patient’s past surgeries and medical conditions.
  • A list of the patient’s allergies.
  • A list of the patient’s current prescriptions and over-the-counter medications.
  • Any forms you need your clinician to fill out, such as school physical forms.


In order to save time, you can fill online the registration form you will find below, print and bring it to your visit.


Any insurance copay is due at the time of your visit. We make paying for your visit easy for you by accepting cash, personal checks, and major credit cards.

Pay your bill online

Also, for your convenience, we accept online bill payments through our secure online payment system. If you have already received a bill, you can pay it here.

Most insurances accepted

If you would like to verify that your specific insurance is accepted before your visit, please call us at 818 243-1135