Dr. Caroline Hwang, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Female • Age 37

1520 San Pablo St Suite Suite 1000
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Keck Medical Center at USC
1500 San Pablo Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033
USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
1441 Eastlake Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90089

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
USC/Keck Division of Gastroenterology
Health Care Consultation II
1520 San Pablo St Suite Suite 1000
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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    Dr. Hwang's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Hwang's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Dietetics
    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cancer Counseling
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
    • Endoscopic Polypectomy
    • Endoscopic Therapy
    • Endoscopy
    • Nutritional Counseling
    • Ultrasound, Endoanal
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    • Celiac Disease
    • Colitis
    • Eosinophilic Enteropathy, Pattern I
    • Eosinophilic Enteropathy, Pattern II
    • Eosinophilic Enteropathy, Pattern III
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Ischemia
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lymphocytic Colitis
    • Microscopic Collagenous Colitis
    • Microscopic Lymphocytic Colitis
    • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Hwang

    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

    D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Graduated in 2005

    Internship Hospital

    Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Complete in 2006

    Residency Hospital

    Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Complete in 2008

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California At San Francisco
    Complete in 2012

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of California At Berkeley
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hwang & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Hwang'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 2 hospitals where Dr. Hwang has admitting privileges:

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    • Keck Medical Center at USC

    • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hwang

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hwang to family and friends

    4 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Hwang's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 4 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hwang
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hwang accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    Office Locations

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    USC/Keck Division of Gastroenterology
    Health Care Consultation II
    1520 San Pablo St Suite Suite 1000
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    (323) 442-5100 (Office)
    (323) 442-5615 (Fax)
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