Dr. Edward Piken, MD

Dr. Edward Piken, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Edward Piken, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

23600 Telo Ave Ste 260

Torrance, CA 90505

Contact Information

(310) 539-2055

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Piken'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

72  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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

  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Einstein Bronx Muni Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Einstein Bronx Muni Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Harbor Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Piken has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Piken's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Piken to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Piken's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Piken is one of The gentlest and kindest physicians I have ever been to see. He listens and shows that he really cares about his patients. Add to the fact that he is a brilliant diagnostician.
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Very kind and he knew exactly what was wrong with me. He explained what was my diagnosis, offered a simple solution and more diagnostics if I did not feel comfortable with his recommendation and had me come back in one week. He also told me to call his office immediately if I had any problems or...more
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I absolutely love Dr. Piken! He is caring and understands my anxiousness about health concerns without irritation or being condescending as some caregivers can be. He listens and has never rushed through my visits. I can usually get an appt with Piken when needed, but he has plenty of associates to...more
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Thought the doctor was a little cavalier about my condition
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