Dr. Richard Zelner, MD

Dr. Richard Zelner, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. Richard Zelner, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

18111 Brookhurst St Ste 6700

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Zelner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zelner treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 98% of his peers

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

Stomach Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zelner treats Stomach Diseases more than 98% of his peers

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

Constipation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zelner treats Constipation more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Zelner treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Zelner's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
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
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
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 Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Zelner, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1982
    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School
    1982

Awards

Dr. Zelner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zelner

3.8

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
23.80952380952381%
(5)

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I have no hang ups with Dr. Zelner. His staff is incompetent & rude. I have gone about 6 different times. I had a recurring issue that has come back &alarming new symptoms. I was only offered a month out & I asked to see him sooner. Was told that's all they have. Never asked my symptoms. Went in &...Read More
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Had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Zelner and Staff. Had a great experience, The PA was amazing. Staff was extremely helpful and the Dr. was very thorough. Denise Y,
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I found Dr. Zelners office by asking my primary care physician. He was very knowledgeable and spent time answering all my questions. I felt at ease after he explained the tests I required and later on my follow-up visit when her explained the results. I'm thankful for his help in diagnosing me and...Read More
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I cannot explain enough the incompetence I observed at this office. Dr. Zelner explained procedures hastily and did not answer any questions with any degree of specificity; rather, his expertise extended to the generalities of a google search. He did not order any tests until my husband asked for...Read More
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Excellent physician and very caring
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