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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Louise N. Bacon, MD

  • General Surgery
Additional Language Spoken
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
South Orange County Surgical Medical Group - Mission Viejo
26732 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 351
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

South Orange County Surgical Medical Group - Mission Viejo
26732 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 351
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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(949) 364-1007
(949) 364-0317
Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Education & Training
    • Fellowship
      University of California, Irvine Medical Center - 2016
    • Residency
      Morehouse School of Medicine - 2015
    • Internship
      Morehouse School of Medicine - 2011
    • Medical School
      Meharry Medical College, School of Medicine - 2010
  • Biography


    Dr. Bacon graduated from Spelman College in Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Biology.  She earned her Doctor of Medicine from Meharry Medical College in 2010.  Her Post Doctoral training was completed at Morehouse School of Medicine in 2015 to complete her General Surgery Residency and the University of California Irvine Medical Center in 2016 for her Advanced GI and Minimally Invasive Surgical Fellowship.

    She is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Medical Association and American College of Surgeons.  She is also an active member in the local Southern California Chapter of the American Medical Association.  Her scholastic awards from Meharry Medical College include Clinical Science Department Honors and the Matthew Walker Surgical Award for top performing surgery student.  At Morehouse School of Medicine, she held positions of Administrative Chief Resident, Resident Ambassador to the Board of Trustees, and Surgery Representative for the Resident Association Committee.

    Dr. Bacon has many surgical interests to include Advanced Laparoscopic General Surgery interventions and Robotic procedures such as colorectal resections, hiatal and paraesophageal hernias, and nissen fundoplications for treatment of GERD.   She is in process of implementing a Bariatric program at Mission Hospital for the Southern Californian community.