Dr. Gary R Polsfuss, M.D.

Gary R Polsfuss MD INC
4581 Alhambra St
San Diego, CA 92107
Office: 619-370-7624

I have 24 years of experience working in Emergency Medicine managing high risk cases at multiple high volume emergency departments, including a 290-bed Level 3 trauma center and primary psychiatric emergency facility providing care to a largely under-served area, and an urban 700 bed Level 1 trauma and academic center. American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) Certified since 2001. Directorship and Leadership experience for over 17 years. Extensive peer-review and performance improvement experience working with other emergency physicians and mid-level providers. I have extensive experience in management of high-risk cases such as Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, Appendicitis, Meningitis, Sepsis and Septic Shock, Drug Overdose, Alcohol Use Disorder, Substance Use Disorder, Vascular Catastrophes involving Aortic Aneurysm and Dissection, Vertebral Artery Dissection and Ectopic Pregnancy. I have worked with both Plaintiff and Defense attorneys. I am currently in practice.

Areas of Expertise
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Emergency Medicine

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, 1997
Residency trained at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, 2000
Board Certified in Emergency Medicine with American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) since 2001.
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
San Diego County Medical Society
San Diego Community Response to Drug Overdose Task Force


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