Dr. David Berger, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismMaleAge 74

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Dr. David Berger, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Downey, CA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Berger has extensive experience in Osteoporosis & Screening, Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring, and Thyroid Disorders. He graduated from University of California School of Medicine - Irvine medical school in 1973. He is affiliated with medical facilities PIH Health Downey Hospital and PIH Health Whittier Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. David Berger, MD

David Berger MD

11480 Brookshire Ave Ste 110 Downey, CA 90241
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Affiliated with PIH Health Whittier Hospital Whittier, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Berger

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Berger treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Berger treats other conditions, please contact the office at (562) 861-0336.

Osteoporosis & Screening

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

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Osteoporosis
Osteopenia
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High
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Very High
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Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring

Diabetes specialists manage and treat a range of diabetes-related conditions including type 1 and type 2 diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis through procedures such as continuous glucose monitoring and insulin therapy.Compare with other Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring specialists.

Dr. Berger is experienced in the area of Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes Screening
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High
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Very High
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Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the thyroid gland, including hyperparathyroidism, thyroid disease, and thyroid nodules.Compare with other Thyroid Disorders specialists.

Dr. Berger is experienced in the area of Thyroid Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Thyroid Goiter
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroid Cyst
Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
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High
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Dr. Berger's conditions and procedures:

  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Congenital Hypothyroidism
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Dynamic Endocrine Function Test
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Iodine Deficiency
  • Lipedema
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipoprotein Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Scan
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Water Deprivation Test

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Dr. Berger accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
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UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Vivity-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Dr. Berger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Berger

3.4

Based on 17 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Ive been a patient of dr berger for over 12 years. I've recommended him to my father in law because dr berger knows how to treat his patients. The best doctor I have ever had. His stuff is so friendly and helpful at all my visits and phone calls.
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D. Aspeitia – Jun 06, 2020
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I'm really regrets going to that dr .
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Amir in whittier – Jun 02, 2017
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My wife has been a patient of Dr Berger for 20 years She is diabetic with renal failure She is extremely happy with the way he treats her She has a renal specialist as well but Dr Berger is her GP and Diabetes Dr I am so impressed with him that I have changed to him as my primary doctor He has been my Dr for about 15 years or so Very professional and just a great guy
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Ken Welker in South Gate, CA – Nov 22, 2016
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Excellent, well trained and thorough physician.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Rich G in Newport Beach, CA – Apr 14, 2016
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Biography

Dr. David Berger, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Downey, CA and has over 49 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Berger...Read more

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1978
University of Michigan Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency Hospital
1975
Kaiser Fdn Hosp
Residency Hospital
1974
Kaiser Fdn Hosp
Internship Hospital
1973
University of California School of Medicine - Irvine
Medical School
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Awards

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What are Dr. David Berger, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Berger frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening, Diabetes & Glucose Monitoring, and Thyroid Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Berger specializes.

Where is Dr. David Berger, MD's office located?

Dr. Berger's office is located at 11480 Brookshire Ave Ste 110, Downey, CA 90241. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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David Berger MD11480 Brookshire Ave Ste 110 Downey, CA 90241
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Affiliated Hospitals

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PIH Health Downey Hospital

Downey, CA

74% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

PIH Health Whittier Hospital

Whittier, CA

83% Patients that would definitely recommend, 13% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)