Dr. Lawrence Hurwitz, MD

Dr. Lawrence Hurwitz, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Lawrence Hurwitz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Murrieta, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.

40404 California Oaks Rd Ste C

Murrieta, CA 92562

Contact Information

(951) 600-0288

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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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. Hurwitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

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

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hurwitz treats Diarrhea more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hurwitz treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hurwitz's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Megacolon
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lawrence Hurwitz, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Murrieta, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1979
    Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School
    1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Hurwitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hurwitz

2.7

Based on 10 reviews

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1 Star
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A very professional and kind Doctor.
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This so called doctor is not interested in his craft, he lacks compassion and interest. my father went to him 3 times and each visit was the same. Unfortunately because of his insurance my father is force to stay with this group and an another visit his cohort was no better.
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I've been Dr. Hurwitz's patient with UC for nearly 4 years. I'm dropping him today. He has consistently under-estimated, and under-treated my UC--allowing it to get out of control. Last visit, he asked the same question repeatedly--as if he's getting senile. He is an older Dr. with kids already...Read More
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Blue Shield of California
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Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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