Dr. Wagner is a board-certified general surgeon and he is also specialized in vascular surgery. He is currently affiliated with Marina del Rey Hospital. Dr. Wagner earned his medical degree from the USC Keck School of Medicine and completed his residency there as well. Dr. Wagner completed a fellowship at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the International Society of Endovascular Surgeons and the Los Angeles Surgical Society.

Procedures Dr. Willis Wagner Performs at Marina del Rey Hospital

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • HealthNet
  • United Healthcare

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Education & Training

Medical Degree

USC Keck School of Medicine

Internship(s)
Residency(ies)

USC Keck School of Medicine

Fellowship(s)

University of North Carolina School of Medicine



Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Surgeons American College of Surgeons
  • International Society of Endovascular Surgeons International Society of Endovascular Surgeons
  • Los Angeles Surgical Society Los Angeles Surgical Society
  • Publications & Media

    • Tourniquet occlusion technique for tibial artery reconstruction. J Vasc Surg 1993;18:637-47.

      Wagner WH, Treiman RL, Cossman DV, Cohen JL, Foran RF, Treiman GS, Levin PM.

    • Does routine patch angioplasty after carotid endarterectomy lessen the risk of perioperative stroke? Ann Vasc Surg 1993;7:317-319.

      Treiman RL, Foran RF, Wagner WH, Cossman DV, Levin PM, Cohen JL.

    • Carotid endarterectomy in the elderly. Ann Vasc Surg 1992;6:321-324.

      Treiman RL, Wagner WH, Foran RF, Cossman DV, Levin PM, Cohen JL, Treiman GS.

    • The diminishing role of diagnostic angiography in carotid artery disease: Duplex scanning as definitive preoperative study. Ann Vasc Surg 1991; 5:105-110.

      Wagner WH, Treiman RL, Cossman DV, Foran RF, Levin PL, Cohen JL.

    • Comparison of dye arteriography to arterial mapping with color-flow duplex imaging in the lower extremities. J Vasc Surg 1989; 10:522-529.

      Cossman DV, Ellison JE, Wagner WH, Carroll RM, Treiman, RL, Foran RF, Levin PM, Cohen JL.

    • Chronic ocular ischemia and neovascular glaucoma: A result of extracranial carotid artery disease. J Vasc Surg 1988;8:551-557.

      Wagner WH, Weaver FA, Brinkley JR, Brochert M, Lindsay SF.

    • Blunt popliteal artery trauma: 100 consecutive injuries. J Vasc Surg 1988;7:736-743.

      Wagner WH, Calkins ER, Weaver FA, Goodwin JA, Myles RA, Yellin AE.