Dr. Surinder Saini, MD

Dr. Surinder Saini, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Surinder Saini, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and hepatology.Read his story

1441 Avocado Ave Ste 807

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Information

(949) 650-5155

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Saini's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Saini's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Saini "Background: Board certified in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Dr Saini specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal and liver diseases. He is also interested in prevention of colon, esophageal and liver cancers. As an experienced endoscopist, he is expert in management of acid relfux disease, peptic ulcer disease, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, internal hemorrhoids, gallbladder and pancreatic diseases Clinical Experience: Dr. Saini has over 22 years of experience in Orange County. He has performed several thousands of colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures. He has been endorsed as "the best GI doctor in Orange County" by his now retired peer Dr Robert Egan, (Personal physician to John Wayne) Education, Training and Experience: Dr. Saini completed post-graduate training at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. In addition, he completed special training in therapeutic ERCP. He is a member of American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). He is on Active Hospital Staff with Hoag Memorial Hospital, based in Newport Beach, California since 1996. He served as the Department of Gastroenterology Chair from 2012-2014. He has active medical staff privileges at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center; both in Fountain Valley, California. Currently Chairman of GI Division at Fountain Valley Regional hospital. He is a Medical Director at Pacific Endoscopy and Surgery Center in Fountain Valley, California. Personal: Dr Saini's hobbies include healthcare technology, international relations, golf and travel. He is married and resides in Newport Coast."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Saini "Care Philosophy:

Treating patients with compassion, respect and dignity. Engaging patients to treat and prevent illness through education. Patients get personalized care through individual attention."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

84  Conditions Treated


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10  Procedures

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.


  • New York Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saini has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saini's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saini to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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  • 2
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Dr. Saini's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Saini is a thoughtful, experienced, and patient doctor. I have struggled with IBS for a few years and have gone through 3 doctors before a friend referred Dr. Saini to me. He is the only doctor that took the time to listen to my symptoms completely and he was very focused on quality of life...more
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Dr. Saini is amazing! I am so grateful I found him and he finally put an end to my agonizing stomach condition! I wish all the doctors are like him!
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