Dr. David Yamini, MD

Dr. David Yamini, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 37
(26)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Yamini, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Santa Monica, CA. He is 37 years old and has been practicing for 4 years.Read his story

2001 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 1286W

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Diarrhea
very high
more than 91% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 85% of peers
Abdominal Pain
high
more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Yamini's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yamini "Dr. David Yamini, M.D. is a Los Angeles native and double board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. He graduated with Magna Cum Laude honors at the University of California Los Angeles, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience, along with a Minor in Classical Civilization. He received his medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He then completed three years of Internal Medicine residency training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, followed by three years of fellowship training in the Department of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases at Loma Linda Medical Center."
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Anoscopy
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Pyloromyotomy

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

  • University of California, Los Angeles. (UCLA)
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • UC-Irvine Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Cedars Sinai Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Loma Linda Univ Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yamini has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yamini's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yamini to family and friends
4.5
based on 26 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Yamini's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (5)

El Monte, CA |
My 19 year old son had unusual symptoms and Dr. Yamini diagnosed it at the first visit. He took a very thorough history and all the time he needed. He scheduled the studies he needed to verify his diagnosis of a relatively esoteric, rare condition. And he was correct. Completely professional but...more
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in Puyallup WA |
He and his staff were as nice and kind and all wonderful to me as they could possibly be!??
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in Los Angeles, CA |
Dr Yamini is very thorough and takes time to listen. He is very approachable, as well. The 3 or 4 appointments that I have had with him thus far all stared on time.
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Santa Monica, CA |
Rushed treatment, little to know explanation about the treatment itself and potential future costs due to the treatment.
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in Los Angeles |
So helpful and caring. Very solution oriented. Very knowledgable.
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Dr. Yamini accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
    Cigna Healthcare of Illinois PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Medicare
    Medicare of California PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Yamini has admitting privileges

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
8700 Beverly Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90048
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Providence Saint John's Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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