Dr. Gnana Desigan, MD

Dr. Gnana Desigan, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Gnana Desigan, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Van Nuys, CA. He graduated from Madurai Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1973 and specializes in gastroenterology.

6850 Sepulveda Blvd Ste 214

Van Nuys, CA 91405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Reflux Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

62  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

  • Madurai Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Vanderbit U Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Desigan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Desigan's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desigan to family and friends
10 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Desigan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr .Desigan is a nice doctor, i visited him only once, only problem with the staff.these are the problems i had and warn others to be careful 1.it took a way long time to get the appointment, more than a month. 2. when i called them i asked whether they accept my health assurance, they said yes and...more
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Unfortunately my experience with Dr. Desigan was not good, the staff were rude and unfriendly at least one of them. Still have my problem from the beginning and in a lot of pain. Dr. Desigan saw me only once and never did a follow up after a test, I had to call him, when I tried to make an...more
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Never had the chance to experience this doctor. However, his staff changed my appointment time, and never called me on the change. Not a professional office. Staff told the doctor they called me, when in fact they did not. This doctor needs to do some front and back office house cleaning if he...more
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Excellent doctor. The only problem is he's booked way in advance. But if you check in frequently you can get an appointment when someone else cancels.
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First and foremost the best receptionist ever. She's so nice and helpful. The doctor was friendly and seemed honest.
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