We found 6 colon and rectal surgeons who accept Health Net HSP near Pasadena, CA.
Dr. David Lourie is a general surgeon, bariatric surgeon, and colon and rectal surgeon. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lourie include laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass surgery, and colon surgery. Patient reviews placed Dr. Lourie at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lourie accepts. Dr. Lourie attended Indiana University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Huntington Memorial Hospital. He has received the following distinction: Southern California Super Doctors. Dr. Lourie (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and French. He is professionally affiliated with Huntington Hospital.
Clinical interests: Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Da Vinci Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery, Minimally Invasive ... (Read more)
Dr. David Chu works as a general surgeon, surgical oncologist, and colon and rectal surgeon in San Gabriel, CA and Arcadia, CA. He attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis for residency. Dr. Chu's clinical interests include cancer surgery and hepatobiliary surgery. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Chu takes. Dr. Chu (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and Japanese. Dr. Chu is affiliated with Huntington Hospital and Facey Medical Group. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery
Dr. Ata Mazaheri's areas of specialization are general surgery, bariatric surgery, and colon & rectal surgery. His clinical interests include acid reflux (GERD). Dr. Mazaheri's hospital/clinic affiliations include Providence Medical Institute, Torrance Memorial Medical Center, and Adventist Health System. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal. Dr. Mazaheri is accepting new patients. After completing medical school at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, he performed his residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Dr. Mazaheri (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: French and Persian.
Clinical interests: Acid Reflux
Dr. Timothy Ker is a general surgeon and colon and rectal surgeon. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. Dr. Ker is a graduate of Taipei Medical University. He has received the distinction of Southern California Super Doctors 2008. Dr. Ker speaks Mandarin.
Dr. Howard Kaufman is a colon and rectal surgeon in Pasadena, CA. He has indicated that his clinical interests include colon cancer, colon surgery, and robotic surgery. Dr. Kaufman is professionally affiliated with Huntington Hospital. He accepts Health Net, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Dr. Kaufman completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. He has received professional recognition including the following: Southern California Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.
Clinical interests: Colon Cancer, Colon Surgery, Robotic Surgery
Dr. Gabriel Akopian's medical specialty is general surgery and colon & rectal surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Akopian average 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Akopian include colorectal surgery procedures and minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Akopian takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Huntington Memorial Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Akopian (or staff) speaks Spanish and Armenian. Dr. Akopian's hospital/clinic affiliations include Huntington Hospital and Adventist Health System.
Clinical interests: Colorectal Surgery Procedures, Minimally Invasive Surgery
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- Serious and chronic constipation
- Anal fissures, or tears in the skin around the anus
- Anal abscesses and fistulae
- Anal incontinence
- Intestinal polyps
- Colon and rectal cancer