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Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology • Male • Age 45

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Hospital Quality

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Torrance Memorial Medical Center
3330 Lomita Blvd
Torrance, CA 90505
Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
17100 Euclid St
Fountain Valley, CA 92708

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Appointments & Offices

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Pediatric Gastroenterology Associates of Southern California
Long Beach Office
1760 Termino Ave Ste 300
Long Beach, CA 90804
Pediatric Gastroenterology Associates of Southern California
Costa Mesa
1901 Newport Blvd
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
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    Dr. Steinmetz's Experience

    Dr. Steinmetz's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    • Pediatrics
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    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Esophageal pH Monitoring
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Manometry
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • pH Probe
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colitis
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Dysphagia
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Atresia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Liver Diseases
    • Malnutrition
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
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    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Baylor College of Medicine
    Graduated in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor University Medical Center
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Complete in 2002

    Undergraduate Schools

    University California Los Angeles
    Graduated in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Steinmetz & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Steinmetz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Steinmetz has admitting privileges:

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    • Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center

    • Miller Children's Hospital

    • Torrance Memorial Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Steinmetz

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    Dr. Steinmetz's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Steinmetz

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Steinmetz accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Pediatric Gastroenterology Associates of Southern California
    Long Beach Office
    1760 Termino Ave Ste 300
    Long Beach, CA 90804
    (562) 933-3009 (Office)
    (562) 933-8557 (Fax)
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    Pediatric Gastroenterology Associates of Southern California
    Costa Mesa
    1901 Newport Blvd
    Costa Mesa, CA 92627
    (949) 646-6224 (Office)
    (949) 646-6222 (Fax)
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    Pediatric Gastroenterology Associates of Southern California
    Torrance Office
    3640 Lomita Blvd Ste 102
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (562) 933-6730 (Office)
    (562) 933-6743 (Fax)
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