Philip Biderman, MD

Philip Biderman, MD

Minimally Invasive General Surgery| General Surgery
Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Encino Surgery
15503 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 240
Encino, California 91436


Dr. Philip Biderman is a general surgeon who offers consultations in Encino and Toluca Lake and performs procedures at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank and The Specialty Surgical Center of Encino. He is board certified with the American Board of Surgery and performs the following procedures:

  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Robotic surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Appendectomy
  • Breast lumpectomy / mastectomy
  • Colon resection
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Soft tissue and/or cyst removal

Dr. Biderman has been in practice for more than 30 years. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He then completed his general surgery residency training at Harbor/UCLA Medical Center and advanced urology training at Kaiser Permanente-Edgemont. He earlier earned his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the City University of New York, and graduate studies in public health and business administration from Columbia University.

Prior to joining UCLA Health, Dr. Biderman was in private practice in Sherman Oaks from 1986 to 2019. He also served as Chief of General Surgery at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center and as the Chief of Staff at the Motion Picture and Television Hospital.




Medical Board Certification

Surgery, American Board of Surgery, 1987


General Surgery, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 1986
Urology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care, 1984


Urology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care, 1983
General Surgery, Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 1981


MD, New York Medical College, 1980

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Laparoscopic colorectal surgery
Da vinci abdominal wall hernia repair
Da vinci inguinal hernia repair
Da vinci colon resection
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Hernia repair