San Diego

San Diego Tree Surgeons is the go to local, trusted, and reliable source for tree trimming, tree removal, stump grinding, and all other arborist services across Southern California.

Tree Removal in San Diego, CA

We offer tree removal & trimming service in San Diego, CA. We are a local, full-service tree care company with over 20 years experience dedicated to taking the hassle out of tree removal and other tree services. Founded in 1989, we have a lot of experience and are committed to giving you the best tree care in San Diego County: Pacific Beach, North County, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Carmel Valley, La Jolla, Mission Hills, Bankers Hill, Hillcrest, Little Italy, Ocean Beach, Point Loma, Downtown.


San Diego Tree Service Arborist Truck


Here is what we do:

Affordable Pricing

Free Quote
*indicates required field

You Should Choose Us

20 Years Experience In San Diego

We have been at this since 1989 and we’re great at what we do. Tree Service is one of the most dangerous jobs which makes it vital you go with a company that not only knows what they are doing but has the experience to get the job done safe and fast.

Affordable and Fair Pricing

We strive to create win-win scenarios for everyone. We provide the highest quality service at affordable rates, with no hidden fees!

Insured and Bonded

San Diego Tree Surgeons is a 100% insured and bonded business, which means you are protected from any liability should an accident occur. In addition, we train our crew to follow strict safety guidelines ensuring we protect you, your property, and our staff.


Our team is fully licensed and adheres to the guidelines set by the TCIA (Tree Care Industry Association) and ISA (International Society of Arboriculture). In addition, we only hire highly-skilled climbers with years of experience.

Our Services

Tree Removal/Tree Trimming

San Diego Tree Surgeon’s specialize in tree removal for San Diego.  Since 1989 our customers have trusted us to remove any tree efficiently and safely.

No job is too big or too small.

From the famous palm trees of San Diego to the jacaranda trees to the 100ft plus eucalyptus trees – we do it all.

Listen, we understand that there are many reasons why a tree might need to be removed. And that is why our team of certified professionals work with you every step of the way to get you the information you need to proceed.

Stump Grinding

We offer fast and effect stump removal. Using the industry leading best practices and equipment we can help.  Our rotating cutter wheel grinds any stump to a dept of up to 24 inches below the ground level

In addition, you can choose to keep the free mulch for your garden or take it away.

If you have unsightly or stumps that can be potential hazards for children that play in the yard let us know, we are happy to assist in the removal.

Arborist Services

We have a certified arborist which will diagnose the health of your trees’ for potential diseases, decay, and pets. We can also help you come up with a customized maintenance plan so your trees stay healthy and beautiful year-round.

24/7 Emergency Tree Service

We understand not all tree removals can be scheduled in advance. Because of that, we offer our emergency tree removal service 24/7 365 days of the year.  Storms and high wind can create a scenario where you need fast tree removal asap. If this is the case don’t hesitate to give us a call at 619-404-6526.  We take these calls very seriously and will take care of you immediately.

What people are saying about San Digeo Tree surgeons

We truly value our customers and take great pride in providing the best possible service to everyone we work with. Here is what some of our most recent happy customers had to say about working with San Diego Tree Surgeons.

"My friend referred me to San Diego Tree Surgeons after a storm hit us and blew a tree into my back yard. I needed a reliable team to come out as fast as possible and also needed someone who was knowledgeable because we were worried about the damage and didn’t want someone causing even more damage. SD Tree Surgeons came out quickly and were able to get the job done without any hassle. They left our yard spotless, they have no idea how much we appreciate their help."
Roberto Garcia
La Jolla, CA
"I had an ugly stump in my front yard from the previous owners, it bothered me beyond measure. I searched and found San Diego Tree Surgeons, after reading their testimonials and seeing their 5 star reviews I decided to go with them. They came out and gave me a quote, they were professional and friendly. By the end of the week the stump was gone, my yard looks so much better. "
Joselyn Heimrich
Mission Valley
"I’ve lived in San Diego for 12 years and have a backyard full of beautiful trees. I have a tree doctor come out once a year to examine my trees to make sure they are healthy. I’m always concerned about tree disease and having a reliable and trusting team of experts definitely helps for my peace of mind. The last thing I would want is for my beautiful trees to rot or to be eaten by parasites. Thank you San Diego Tree Surgeons for being my trusty go to! "
Jillian Yelkovic
Point Loma

The San Diego Tree CARE Story

We love trees. There is hardly a street in San Diego we haven’t visited to give a quote and share our expertise.

From Oceanside to Escondido, and all the way down to the border – we are San Diego’s trusted mold removal specialists.

How Much Does Tree Removal Cost in San Diego?

Every mold tree removal situation is different. So, inherently, every tree removal job is unique. This means, of course, that the cost of removal and trimming will vary from job to job. And, oftentimes, it varies quite a lot.

So, it would not be fair or accurate to try and generalize the price of our professional tree services. Nor is it practical to explain every potential scenario that can affect cost.

However, we can provide at least a few examples of why your tree service expense may vary – depending on a few key factors such as:

  •     Height of the tree
  •     Circumference of the trunk
  •     Number of Branches
  •     Project hours
  •     General labor cost
  •     Services performed – simple tree removal or stump grinding?
  •     Are advanced techniques or technologies required to get the job done?

One of the biggest challenges most homeowners face when looking for a Tree Service specialist is knowing who to trust!

That is why it has been our company goal and mission to:

  1. To have the Absolute best reputation in the industry
  2. To have the best pricing for tree removal and other tree services in San Diego
  3. To be known for completing work on time and above industry standards.

And because we are local, you will not have to pay surcharges and travel time!


We strive to visit your site the next business day. In many cases it’s not necessary for you to be present. Give us a detailed description and we will provide you a quote. Call our office at 619-404-6526.