Dr. Tarek Hassanein, MD

Dr. Tarek Hassanein, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tarek Hassanein, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Coronado, CA. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Southern California GI and Liver Centers

230 Prospect Pl Ste 220

Coronado, CA 92118
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • HealthSmart

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Top Care Areas

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

Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Varices
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hassanein'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

3  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

83  Conditions Treated

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7  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.


  • Alexandria University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Maryland
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hassanein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hassanein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hassanein to family and friends
45 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hassanein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Part 2 cont'd. I've read negative comments. As stated, I've been with Dr H 6 years, Participant in 4 trial studies. Been to both Coronado offices,Chula Vista including surgical center, San Clemente office previously in Mission Viejo. I've gotten to know many of the staff over the years. What...more
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Always have mad love and respect for Dr Hassanein and his staff. Saved my life many times and helped me through my liver transplant and hep c. Moved up north and wish they would open a clinic here.
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to anyone who has found that they have liver cancer this is the doctor you need to see. My wife found she had liver cancer and Dr. Hassanein was a complete miracle in our lives. He has a profound knowledge of the disease and all of the various medical treatments used to over come the cancer. ...more
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Dr. Hassanein was fine. My compliant is with his office ran by individuals who completely lack all skills nessacary to ran an office. I was sent to 3 different labs until I was sent to the right one. Forget about calling because after leaving voicemails for two weeks, I gave up and just went into...more
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Terrible !!!! The worst, very rude and he sucks balls. Long wait time, doesnt answer calls.lost my lab work. igot a ultra sound and a mri , two months before my appointment, he did not look at it till 5 mins before he saw me. very unprofessional ,dont wast your time , see a different doctor. Do...more
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