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Dr. Douglas Hunt, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 41

Dr. Hunt

Dr. Douglas Hunt, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in La Jolla, CA. He specializes in gastroenterology.


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(858) 824-4151

Dr. Hunt accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hunt's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunt treats Abdominal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hunt treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunt treats Hemorrhoids more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hunt treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunt treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hunt treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Hunt's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Hunt, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in La Jolla, CA. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Awards

Dr. Hunt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hunt

3.9

Based on 7 reviews

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Dr. Hunt showed great compassion, concern and care for me during the initial consultation and subsequent procedure. he is truly a caring doctor and I highly recommend him.
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One week exactly for only his nurse to give me verbal result of abnormal scan only because I kept calling. Finally when he did call back he stated he never called back because he was waiting to discuss my chart with a surgeon. REALLY!? Unacceptable. And only apologized after I told him that was...Read More
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My experience with Dr. Hunt was the highest degree of excellence, from his listening to any concerns I had, to explaining procedure, results, and rare possibility of any complications. He is a very caring doctor in every way, and his team is also incredible. I would recommend him highly to anyone...Read More
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Dr Hunt was very professional and a pleasure. He spent time explaining the procedure, risks and outcomes. I'd recommend him highly.
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I was 15 minutes late because I went to the wrong building. I was told to wait. After waiting 20 minutes I was told Dr, Hunt refused to see me, to talk to me or to book another appointment for less than 6 weeks out. I was told to go home. Very disappointing that a healthcare professional can be...Read More
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