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Dr. Michael Mendoza, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Mendoza

Dr. Michael Mendoza, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Monterey, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from UCLA in 2000 and specializes in gastroenterology, internal medicine, and more.


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(831) 375-3577

Dr. Mendoza accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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
Pathway X Direct Access PPO
Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
Basic PPO
Blue Shield of California PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Medicaid
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Signature
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wisconsin Physicians Service

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

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Mendoza treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Mendoza treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza treats Abdominal Pain more than 98% of his peers

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

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Mendoza's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Assisted Deep Enteroscopy
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • 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
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Pseudocyst Drainage
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • 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
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • 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
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Mendoza, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Monterey, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from UCLA in 2000 and specializes in gastroenterology, internal medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2012
UCLA Advanced Endoscopic Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2007
UCLA Gastroenterology
Fellowship Hospital
2002
UCLA
Residency Hospital
2001
UCLA
Internship Hospital
2000
UCLA
Medical School
1995
UCLA
Undergraduate School
2012
2007
2002
2001
2000
1995

Awards

Dr. Mendoza's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mendoza

3.9

Based on 15 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Mendoza listens carefully, communicates very well, and is consistently professional, courteous, capable and thorough. His staff is also well trained and kind. I have been seen by Dr. Mendoza four times over the past 2 years, and I like and trust him.
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I had to have a routine colonoscopy screening based on my age and some family history. My ex, who is a surgeon and performed this procedure himself recommended Dr. Mendoza. Also, he chose him for his own colonoscopy. Dr. Mendoza met me for the initial visit, and explained the procedure. Then...Read More
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I was fortunate that Dr. Mendoza was available when my problem occurred. I feel very lucky. After surgery during a post op visit Dr. Mendoza spent over 30 minutes with me explaining in great detail the next phase of my treatment, was friendly, attentive and very assuring. I feel confident in his...Read More
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He was very attentive and a great listener. He made sure to answer all my questions. He made me feel comfortable and was very knowledgeable. He was compassionate and caring. The Bonus was before I left the appointment he glanced over at my list of questions and asked Did I answer all your...Read More
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Attentive listener, felt like he cared about what I was saying. Took plenty of time during my visit to address my questions. Made me feel comfortable talking about an issue that was not easy for me to express. Would definitely recommend him to family and friends.
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