We found 11 gastroenterologists who accept Viant near Torrance, CA.

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Dr. Kenneth Murray Holt, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23451 Madison St. 290
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Kenneth Holt specializes in adult gastroenterology and practices in Torrance, CA and Manhattan Beach, CA. In addition to English, Dr. Holt speaks Spanish. His clinical interests include hepatobiliary disorders. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan, Dr. Holt attended Temple University School of Medicine. He takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Hepatobiliary Disorders, Hepatitis A

Dr. James Alan Sattler, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23451 Madison St. 290
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. James Sattler is a specialist in adult gastroenterology. Dr. Sattler is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine and the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Sattler's distinctions include: Southern California Super Doctors and Southern California Super Doctors 2008. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Hepatitis A

Dr. Karl Ken Fukunaga, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23451 Madison St. 290
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Karl Fukunaga is a specialist in adult gastroenterology. He speaks Spanish. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Fukunaga include hepatobiliary disorders. His professional affiliations include Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. Dr. Fukunaga is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Fukunaga trained at West Los Angeles VA Medical Center. The average patient rating for Dr. Fukunaga is 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Hepatobiliary Disorders, Hepatitis A

Dr. Oren Zaidel, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23600 Telo Avenue; Suite 260
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Oren Zaidel is an adult gastroenterology specialist. He is especially interested in colon cancer, liver disease, and acid reflux (GERD). He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Zaidel takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Zaidel has received the distinction of Southern California Super Doctors. Dr. Zaidel (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew and Spanish. Dr. Zaidel is professionally affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Acid Reflux, Colon Cancer, Liver Disease, Gastrointestinal Cancer

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23451 Madison St. 290
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Azam Riyaz's area of specialization is adult gastroenterology. Dr. Riyaz honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Deccan College of Medical Sciences and Osmania Medical College. His medical residency was performed at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Riyaz (or staff) speaks Urdu, Spanish, and Hindi. His professional affiliations include Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Hepatitis A

Dr. Robert Marc Webman, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
4305 Torrance Boulevard; Suite 406
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Robert Webman is an adult gastroenterology specialist. Dr. Webman has indicated that his clinical interests include general care. Patient ratings for Dr. Webman average 2.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. For his residency, Dr. Webman trained at Good Samaritan Hospital, Los Angeles. Dr. Webman speaks Spanish. Dr. Webman is professionally affiliated with HealthCare Partners IPA - South Bay and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: General Care

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23451 Madison St. 290
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. David Chung is a physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology. He is affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Chung accepts. Dr. Chung is accepting new patients. He attended Medical College of Wisconsin for medical school and subsequently trained at the University of Chicago Medical Center for residency. Dr. Chung is conversant in Korean.

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Dr. Susanna Mink Chan, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23600 Telo Avenue; Suite 260
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Susanna Chan is a specialist in adult gastroenterology. She speaks Spanish. Her clinical interests encompass liver disease. Dr. Chan is professionally affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. Dr. Chan graduated from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. She has received the distinction of Southern California Super Doctors. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Liver Disease

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23451 Madison St. 290
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Thai Ha is a physician who specializes in adult gastroenterology. Dr. Ha takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Dr. Ha attended medical school at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Vietnamese. He is professionally affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. Dr. Ha welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Timothy T Tran, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23451 Madison St. 290
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Timothy Tran works as a gastroenterologist. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Tran attended the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. His professional affiliations include Torrance Memorial Medical Center and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Hepatitis A

Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
23451 Madison St. 290
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Chirag Patel practices adult gastroenterology. Patients gave Dr. Patel an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He has a special interest in hepatobiliary disorders. He is affiliated with Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro, and Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Patel's office for an appointment. After attending the University of Michigan Medical School, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Hepatobiliary Disorders, Hepatitis A

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What is Gastroenterology?

A gastroenterologist is a doctor that specializes in the normal function and diseases of the digestive tract, which includes the stomach, intestines, spleen, pancreas, and liver. As a specialty, gastroenterology is the study of how food moves through the body, how nutrients are absorbed by the body, and how waste is removed by the body. A few of the conditions that a gastroenterologist might treat are:
  • ulcerative colitis (a condition where inflammation and sores affect the lower intestine)
  • gallbladder disease (where bile stored in the gallbladder thickens and causes inflammation or gallstones)
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD (stomach acid flows back into the throat and causes a burning sensation and tissue damage)

One unique trait that really sets gastroenterologists apart is their training and skill with endoscopy, a procedure where tiny flexible tubes are inserted into the body. These tubes are equipped with lights and cameras to provide the practitioner with a close, inside look at what is going on inside the patient’s body. Tools can even be inserted through the tubes to perform certain procedures, such as removing polyps or cancers, stretching open passageways that have narrowed, or applying lasers to stop bleeding.

Gastroenterologists do not perform surgery, but they do perform endoscopic procedures, as well as biopsies to determine if cancer is affecting the digestive tract. Although other physicians can use endoscopes, gastroenterologists devote a significant portion of their medical training and practice to endoscopy. They learn how and when to use endoscopy, the safest and most efficient methods to use, and how to interpret what they see through the endoscope.
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