Dr. Stephen Herr, MD

Dr. Stephen Herr, MD

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Gastroenterology  |  
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75 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Stephen Herr, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in West Hills, CA. He is 75 years old.

West-Hills Digestive Specialists

7320 Woodlake Ave Ste 310

West Hills, CA 91307
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

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

  • University Of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Herr does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Herr and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Bowel Obstruction

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Dr. Herr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herr to family and friends
3.1
based on 19 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Herr's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Tarzana, Ca |
He has a friendly outgoing personality which put me at ease right away. I have used his "services" two times and each time he is professional, thorough and explains everything. This is not a fun area of life, colonoscopies, but I want someone who does a ton of them and knows his craft thoroughly....more
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Simi Valley, CA |
Dr Herr saw me on very short notice. I called at 9 the morning and was able to get an appointment for 10:00am. He was very knowledgeable, great sense of humor, took the time to explain everything to me. Couldn't have asked for a better experience. Unlike others who immediately recommend a...more
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in Calabasas |
My daughter has been seeing Dr. Herr for her colitis and I've been for diverticulitis. He is knowledgeable, articulate and takes the time to explain your situation. I highly recommend Dr. Herr.
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in West Hills, Ca |
Dr Herr is great! He was able to get an endoscopy approved by my insurance. I had one done 8 years ago, and was told to have one every year because of some pre pre-cancerous cells they found. In those 8 years I had seen many different doctors, none of which were able to convince my insurance...more
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Topanga, CA |
Do not use Valley Gastroenterology and / or Dr. Herr. No followup on promised referral for treatment protocol for life-threatening, chronic illness. After waiting two months for the referral, Dr. Herr's staff gave me the run around when asked about the status of the referral. Dr. Herr and his...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Herr accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Herr has admitting privileges

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center
7300 Medical Center Dr
West Hills, CA 91307
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Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
501 S Buena Vista St
Burbank, CA 91505
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