Dr. Barry A. Steinmetz, MD

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Dr. Barry A. Steinmetz, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology | Male

(562) 933-3009

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Dr. Steinmetz currently serves as the Medical Director for Outpatient Services and is the Associate Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology/Nutrition at Miller Children?s Hospital. Dr. Steinmetz holds an academic appointment as an Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of California-Irvine.Read more

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Dr. Steinmetz is the best GI doctor in Orange County. The practice is forward thinking, research based with a plan and goals that are expected to be reached within a specific timeline. If a goal is not reached he looks at other options that might work better or current research. After procedures, when we receive results, Dr. Steinmetz is very thorough, detail oriented and takes his time. We never feel rushed. There is no other doctor we trust.
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

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  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatrics

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Procedures Performed

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • pH Probe

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Education

  • Medical School
    Baylor University

    Graduated in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Baylor University Medical Center

    Completed in 1999

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

    Completed in 2002

  • Undergraduate School
    University California Los Angeles

    Graduated in 1992

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Steinmetz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Steinmetz's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Steinmetz

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Steinmetz's Care Philosophy

Dr. Steinmetz currently serves as the Medical Director for Outpatient Services and is the Associate Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology/Nutrition at Miller Children?s Hospital. Dr. Steinmetz holds an academic appointment as an Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of California-Irvine.