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Dr. Nathan Elson, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Elson

Dr. Nathan Elson, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Santa Monica, CA. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.


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(310) 828-9495

Dr. Elson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Humana
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare PPO
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint

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. Elson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elson treats Abdominal Pain more than 100% of his peers

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

Diarrhea
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Elson treats Diarrhea more than 99% of his peers

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

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Elson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nathan Elson, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Santa Monica, CA. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

University Of California Los Angeles
Fellowship Hospital
Lac Usc
Residency Hospital
Lac Usc
Internship Hospital
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Elson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Elson

2.9

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
46.666666666666664%
(7)

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Coping with diverticulitis is a scary experience. I always can count on Dr. Elson to be there when I have a flare-up, and he makes colonoscopies as tolerable as possible. I recommend him to anyone I care about!
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My wife and I refer ALL OUR friends and family to Dr. Elson.
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Would you like a doctor who LISTENS and EXPLAINS , but doesn’t rush you? Dr. Elson is your man! I HIGHLY recommend him.
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