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. These are some of the procedures / diseases that Doctor Camel treats: Abscess, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Appendicitis, Biopsy, Breast Surgery,Cancer, Colon, Cyst, Gallbladder Surgery, Gastroesophogeal Reflux Disease, Stomach,Hemorrhoids, Hernia Repair, Lipoma, Liver, Mass, Melanoma, Myopathy, Pancreas,Parathyroid, Radioguided Surgery, Spleen, Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping, Thyroid.

Medical School
  • University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • English


Association of South Bay Surgeons
23451 Madison Street
Suite 340
Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 373-6864
(310) 373-6065


  • General Surgery (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cancer Diagnosis / Treatment
  • Colon & Rectal Disorders
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Liver Disorders
  • Skin Cancer
  • Pancreas Disorders
  • Stomach Disorders
  • Thyroid Disorders


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Inter Valley Health Plan HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Little Company of Mary IPA - HCP