Dr. David Drake, MD

Dr. David Drake, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. David Drake, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Arizona in 1977 and specializes in gastroenterology.

3833 Worsham Ave

Long Beach, CA 90808

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 25 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Drake's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Anoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry

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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Lb Va Med Ctr-U Calif Irvine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Lbva-U Calif Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of California At Irvine / California College Of Medicine & Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Drake has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Drake's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Drake to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Drake's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I remember everything about my endoscopy and colonoscopy. I was completely alert and it was terrible. Staff is as stressed as the patients. They do not administer enough medication here. The experience was totally scary. This is not my first experience with these procedures and my first experience...more
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It's not often you can say that your first colonoscopy was a fun day. But I'm going to say it, because Dr. Drake and all the staff at Long Beach Gastroenterology were caring, professional, thorough, and accommodating. Just generally top notch. I would highly recommend Dr. David Drake and his...more
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