Dr. Nimisha Parekh, MD

Dr. Nimisha Parekh, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 43
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Nimisha Parekh, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Orange, CA. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine and specializes in gastroenterology.

101 the City Dr S Bldg 22C

Orange, CA 92868

Contact Information

(888) 717-4463

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Crohn's Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

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  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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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.


  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parekh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parekh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parekh to family and friends
based on 16 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Parekh's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Newport Beach
I suffered from ulcerative colitis for many years, made more complicated by a history of cancer. After working tirelessly and exhausting all options, Dr. Parekh recommended surgery, noting it was the best way to regain a high quality of life. While not an easy decision, it was the right one, and...more
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in Lake Forest, CA
My husband suffered from ulcerative colitis for three years and we were lucky to have Dr. Parekh as his gastroenterologist. Her professionalism and knowledge were exceptional ! I accompanied my husband to all of his appointments and procedures and noticed firsthand her compassion and understanding...more
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in Laguna Beach, CA
I came to Dr. Parekh looking for a way to improve my Ulcerative Colitis. It became apparent right away not just to myself, but also my family, that I was in the best hands possible. The differences between Dr. Parekh and any other doctor I had seen were night and day. Not only is she exceptionally...more
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in Lake Forest, CA
Hi, My wife made me aware of this site. I would have recommended Dr. Parekh sooner. She not only has a world of information in her field, but her bedside manner is second to none. Dr. Parekh makes you feel at ease whether doing a procedure or just explaining it. I'd not highly, but very highly...more
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in Orange County, CA
I was properly diagnosed with Crohn's disease in 2012 at UCI. I was then referred to Dr. Parekh. I remember my first appointment with her and she took her time, listened and we discussed further treatment. Without her help I don't know where I would be. She truly cares for her patients, remembers...more
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