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Dr. Mark Pimentel, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 53

  
Dr. Pimentel

Los Angeles Office

8730 Gracie Allen Dr # E-216 Los Angeles, CA 90048
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Dr. Mark Pimentel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Manitoba Fac Med in 1992 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Pimentel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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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. Pimentel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Constipation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pimentel treats Constipation more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pimentel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gas-Bloat Syndrome
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pimentel treats Gas-Bloat Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pimentel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Pimentel's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Pimentel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pimentel

4.2

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Mark Pimentel, MD
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Absolutely excellent doctor and staff. Treated me for SIBO three and a half years ago and I've done very well. Very thorough testing and you are treated as if you are their only patient. Highly recommend.
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Stated very simply, Dr, Pimentel is the best.
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Absolutely a fabulous doctor! He understands the patient and zeros in on the remedy. I would recommend Dr Pimentel to everyone.
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unwilling to call back after tests performed. Mind boggling
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Pimentel, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Manitoba Fac Med in 1992 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1999
University Of California-Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
1996
U Man Hlth Scis Ctr
Residency Hospital
1992
University Of Manitoba Fac Med
Medical School

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81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)