James E. Camel, MD, MS, FACS

Robotic & General Surgery located in Torrance, CA & San Pedro, CA

James E. Camel, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S. is a physician with Association of South Bay Surgeons in Torrance, California. Dr. Camel is interested in advanced laparoscopic techniques and regularly performs endocrine, cancer, neck, breast, colon, and rectal surgery.

Dr. Camel earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois School of Medicine in 1988, where he graduated with James Scholar Honors. Dr. Camel then went on to complete residencies in general surgery at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas and the University of Southern California, Los Angeles County Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.

Additionally, Dr. Camel completed a fellowship in pediatric surgery at the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles.

Dr. Camel currently serves as Chief of Surgery at Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance, California. He is active in many hospital committees and published multiple scientific papers in well known medical journals.

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Very good surgeon!!!  I had a great experience considering it was surgery.  His staff was great, the anesthesia specialist was great, and he did a great job healing me. (Mark O'Connor)

Dr Camel was professional, informative and friendly. (david shonack)

Dr. Camel took his time making sure everything was good 6 months post surgery.  Easy to talk to and reassuring. Thank you. I would recommend. (Amy Berg)

Camel as my Dr. He has my concerns answered and understands my needs. He's is one of the few that has the best bed side manners that all patients want and need from their doctors. (Aileen Araki)

Dr. Camel listened and spent time with me explaining my procedure.  He didn't rush me. I will recommend him to anyone who needs any kind of surgery. (Bill Paul)