Dr. Nana Pianim, MD

Dr. Nana Pianim, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Nana Pianim, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Harbor City, CA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1989 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

1050 Pacific Coast Hwy

Harbor City, CA 90710

Contact Information

(800) 780-1230

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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

Colectomy
normal
more than 50% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
normal
more than 38% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 17% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

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

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • U Tex
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pianim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pianim's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pianim to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Pianim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Pianum was my father's surgeon for the removal of his stage 3 rectal tumor. My dad was so nervous about the entire surgery process, before he met Dr Pianim. With her kind demeanor, my father was immediately put at ease. Dr Pianim was so thorough in her explanation of what was going to occur...more
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