We found 4 pediatric gastroenterologists who accept TRICARE near Long Beach, CA.
Dr. Barry Steinmetz practices pediatric gastroenterology. Dr. Steinmetz's areas of clinical interest consist of bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery and inflammatory bowel disease. He is affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach and Torrance Memorial Medical Center. He accepts Aetna EPO, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Baylor College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Steinmetz has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Steinmetz (or staff) speaks Spanish and Vietnamese.
Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Dr. Mini Mehra is a medical specialist in pediatric gastroenterology. In addition to English, Dr. Mehra (or staff) speaks Spanish and Hindi. Dr. Mehra is professionally affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach and Torrance Memorial Medical Center. Her education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine and the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Her average rating from her patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. Aetna EPO, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Mehra accepts. Dr. Mehra has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Super Doctors.
Dr. Mitchell Katz is a pediatric gastroenterologist in Orange, CA, Long Beach, CA, and Newport Beach, CA. After completing medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and SUNY Upstate Medical University, he performed his residency at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York and Aurora Sinai Medical Center. He is especially interested in bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Dr. Katz is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Viant, in addition to other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Southern California Super Doctors 2008 and Southern California Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group, St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians (SJHAP), and St. Joseph Hospital - Orange, CA.
Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery
Dr. Anjuli Kumar is a pediatric gastroenterology specialist in Long Beach, CA and Torrance, CA. After completing medical school at New York Medical College, Dr. Kumar performed her residency at Children's Hospital of Orange County. She honors several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. She has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Rising Stars. She speaks Spanish. She is affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center.
Conditions / Treatments
Years Since Graduation
- Bleeding in the digestive tract
- Liver disease and transplants
- Hepatitis, an infection of the liver
- Irritable bowel disease
- Severe heartburn, called GERD
- Lactose intolerance and severe food allergies
- Severe, chronic, or unexplained abdominal pain, vomiting, or diarrhea
- Nutritional disorders, including failure to thrive (FTT) and malnutrition
- Feeding disorders, including refusal of food, gagging, and trouble swallowing