Dr. Christian Gastelum, MD

Dr. Christian Gastelum, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(15)
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Dr. Christian Gastelum, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Whittier, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1999 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

12291 Washington Blvd Ste 205

Whittier, CA 90606

Contact Information

(562) 789-5447

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Gastelum performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gastelum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gastelum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gastelum to family and friends
3.7
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gastelum's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

For thyroid issues: He talks too fast, you tell him you feel like poo he doesn't listen. He doesn't give you straight answers. He kept upping my dose of thyroid meds & when I would tell him, that I still felt like poo, I'm gaining weight, more hair loss, etc. He said maybe the meds aren't attaching...more
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Long wait on phone and a month long waiting list to be seen.
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He's the best Endocrinologist.. He has found my problem with my thyroid and has had it under control. It had taken 3 doctors to diagnose me when it took him only a few minutes to tell me what my problem was! Not only has he gotten my thyroid under control I soon developed diabetes as well and he...more
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