We found 55 providers matching endoscopy and who accept Blue Shield of California PPO near Los Alamitos, CA.

Dr. William Ernest Karnes Jr., MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
5901 E. 7th Street
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. William Karnes, who practices in Orange, CA, Irvine, CA, and Costa Mesa, CA, is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with UC Irvine Health. Dr. Karnes is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Karnes graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School and the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Best Doctors in America - Gastroenterology; American Federation of Clinical Research Award; and Merck Fellowship Training Grant.

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Relevant Interests: , capsule endoscopy

All Interests: Capsule Endoscopy, Acid Reflux, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Colorectal Cancer Screening, Colorectal ... (Read more)

Dr. Daniel Heberto Rodiles, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10861 Cherry Street; Suite 302
Los Alamitos, CA
 

Dr. Daniel Rodiles, who practices in Los Alamitos, CA, is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Buenos Aires Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at Mercy Hospital. His areas of expertise consist of esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), colon problems, and capsule endoscopy. Dr. Rodiles is an in-network provider for Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance. In addition to English, Dr. Rodiles (or staff) speaks Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese. Dr. Rodiles is professionally affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), capsule endoscopy, colonoscopy

All Interests: Hepatitis, Cirrhosis, Colon Problems, Capsule Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal Problems, Liver Disease, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 185
  • Charge (avg.): $575 - $865
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $153 - $496
Dr. Jason Buddika Samarasena, MD
Specializes in Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
5901 E. 7th Street
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. Jason Samarasena, who practices in Orange, CA and Long Beach, CA, is a medical specialist in gastroenterology (digestive system). Dr. Samarasena is affiliated with UC Irvine Medical Center. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. After completing medical school at Memorial University of Newfoundland Faculty of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Samarasena has received professional recognition including the following: Best Doctors in America - Gastroenterology; Southern California Super Doctors; and Southern California Rising Stars.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR), interventional endoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)

All Interests: Endoscopic Mucosal Resection, Interventional Endoscopy, Acid Reflux, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Stomach ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 465
  • Charge (avg.): $1,205 - $2,975
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $43 - $554
Dr. Joe Meannan Chen, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10861 Cherry Street; Suite 302
Los Alamitos, CA
 

Dr. Joe Chen practices adult gastroenterology. Dr. Chen is conversant in Mandarin. Areas of expertise for Dr. Chen include esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), colon problems, and capsule endoscopy. He is professionally affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Dr. Chen honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), capsule endoscopy, ERCP (biliary and pancreatic endoscopy), colonoscopy

All Interests: Hepatitis, Cirrhosis, Colon Problems, Capsule Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal Problems, Liver Disease, ... (Read more)

Dr. Songul Atay, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10861 Cherry Street; Suite 107
Los Alamitos, CA
 

Dr. Songul Atay's specialty is adult gastroenterology. Dr. Atay studied medicine at Ege University. In her practice, she is particularly interested in diverticular disease, colonoscopy, and cirrhosis. She honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Atay (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Turkish. She is affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , colonoscopy, endoscopy

All Interests: Hepatitis, Nutrition Issues, Diverticular Disease, Cirrhosis, Colon Problems, Gastrointestinal ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 58
  • Charge (avg.): $874 - $1,767
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $146 - $356

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
5901 E. 7th Street
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. Mohammad Jamal practices adult gastroenterology. Dr. Jamal speaks Arabic. Before completing his residency at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Dr. Jamal attended medical school at the University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine. He has received a 2.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Jamal accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 254
  • Charge (avg.): $991 - $1,856
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $98 - $304
Dr. Kalpana G Patel, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Other
3833 Worsham Avenue; Suite 300
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. Kalpana Patel's specialty is adult gastroenterology. Dr. Patel obtained her medical school training at the University of Mumbai and L.T. Municipal Medical College and performed her residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. She accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Patel (or staff) speaks the following languages: Filipino, Spanish, and Hindi. She is affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 267
  • Charge (avg.): $350 - $1,500
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $145 - $1,072
Dr. Diana K Yao, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Other
3833 Worsham Avenue; Suite 300
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. Diana Yao is a specialist in adult gastroenterology. She works in Long Beach, CA. Patients gave her an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Yao takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. She attended George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine for residency. Dr. Yao has received the distinction of Southern California Super Doctors. She is professionally affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 338
  • Charge (avg.): $500 - $1,000
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $120 - $325
Dr. Fernando Herschell Austin, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
4910 Airport Plaza Drive; Suite 100
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. Fernando Austin practices adult gastroenterology in Fountain Valley, CA, Long Beach, CA, and Huntington Beach, CA. Dr. Austin attended medical school at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. He has received the following distinction: Southern California Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 22
  • Charge (avg.): $373 - $562
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $137 - $217

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2600 Redondo Avenue
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. William Essilfie's area of specialization is adult gastroenterology. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Essilfie honors. He studied medicine at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and the University of Ghana Medical School. In addition to English, Dr. Essilfie speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 97
  • Charge (avg.): $750 - $1,600
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $142 - $325
Dr. David A Drake, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Other
3833 Worsham Avenue; Suite 300
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. David Drake is a Long Beach, CA physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine, Dr. Drake attended medical school at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Drake has received the following distinction: Southern California Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 399
  • Charge (avg.): $500 - $1,200
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $128 - $325
Dr. Matthew K Mukherjee, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
3833 Worsham Avenue; Suite 300
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. Matthew Mukherjee specializes in adult gastroenterology. He is professionally affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach. Before performing his residency at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Mukherjee attended Wayne State University School of Medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Mukherjee is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Mukherjee accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 200
  • Charge (avg.): $500 - $1,000
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $139 - $316
Dr. Thai-Van Van X. Nguyen, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
10861 Cherry Street; Suite 302
Los Alamitos, CA
 

Dr. Thai Nguyen is a specialist in adult gastroenterology. She works in Los Alamitos, CA. In addition to English, Dr. Nguyen speaks Vietnamese. In her practice, she is particularly interested in esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), colon problems, and capsule endoscopy. She is professionally affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Nguyen obtained her medical school training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and performed her residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nguyen honors.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), capsule endoscopy, colonoscopy

All Interests: Hepatitis, Cirrhosis, Colon Problems, Capsule Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal Problems, Liver Disease, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 208
  • Charge (avg.): $510 - $1,274
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $131 - $293
Dr. Barry J Zamost, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Other
3771 Katella Avenue; Suite 110
Lost Alamitos, CA
 

Dr. Barry Zamost practices adult gastroenterology. Before completing his residency at VA Wadsworth Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Dr. Zamost attended medical school at Boston University School of Medicine. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Southern California Super Doctors. Dr. Zamost is affiliated with Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 355
  • Charge (avg.): $500 - $1,000
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $125 - $325

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
5835 Westminster Bl; Suite A
Westminster, CA
 

Dr. Hoa Nguyen is a Westminster, CA physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology. In addition to English, Dr. Nguyen (or staff) speaks Chinese and Vietnamese. Dr. Nguyen is especially interested in bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. He studied medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Nguyen trained at a hospital affiliated with Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more.

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Clinical Interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 44
  • Charge (avg.): $843 - $875
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $174 - $236
Dr. Jason Stephen Yip, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
5901 E. 7th Street
Long Beach, CA
 

Dr. Jason Yip's area of specialization is adult gastroenterology. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Washington School of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Yip (or staff) speaks Spanish and Cantonese. Dr. Yip is affiliated with Placentia-Linda Hospital.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 320
  • Charge (avg.): $402 - $1,143
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $75 - $330

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What is Endoscopy?

Endoscopy is the use of a thin, flexible, hollow tube that allows a doctor to see the inside of the body without traditional open surgery. The tubes, called endoscopes, come in a variety of sizes, shapes, and levels of stiffness to reach different parts of the body. Some also contain tiny tools that can be passed through the tube and used for procedures once they are inside the body. The use of tools within an endoscope is called endoscopic surgery and is one type of minimally invasive surgery, or surgery using a very small opening.

Endoscopes contain either a series of lenses or fiber optics that transmit light and images. They may have a tiny camera that projects images onto a screen. An endoscope can be inserted through a tiny incision or into an opening in the body (such as the mouth, nose, or anus).

Endoscopy is often used to examine the digestive tract, but it may be used in many locations throughout the body. It allows a physician to easily and safely get a direct examination of areas of inflammation, sources of bleeding, cysts, tumors, gallstones, the insides of joints, and more, through only a very tiny opening.

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