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Dr. Edward Block, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.8 (23)
Map Pin Small Mission Viejo, CA
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Edward Block, MD

Dr. Edward Block, MD is a Gastroenterologist in Mission Viejo, CA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 44 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from City University of New York School of Medicine and is affiliated with Providence Mission Hospital Mission Viejo. Patients rated Dr. Block an average 3.8 star rating.

Dr. Block works at Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Gastroenterology Suite 310 in Mission Viejo, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Abdominal Pain and Intestinal Diverticulosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Block's Office Locations

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    Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Gastroenterology Suite 310
    27799 Medical Center Rd Ste 310, Mission Viejo, CA 92691 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (949) 364-5090

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  • Providence Mission Hospital Mission Viejo

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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Abdominal Pain
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Chronic Gastritis
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Diarrhea
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Esophagitis
Reflux Esophagitis
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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Acute Gastritis
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Barrett's Esophagus
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Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
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Hemorrhoids
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acid Reflux
Bowel Strangulation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Ulcer
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Ileus
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Indigestion
Intestinal Obstruction
Malnutrition
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Peptic Ulcer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenomegaly
Anoscopy
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Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    3.8
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    About Dr. Edward Block, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1811973860
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • City University of New York School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Edward Block, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Block is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Block has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Block works at Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Gastroenterology Suite 310 in Mission Viejo, CA. View the full address on Dr. Block’s profile.

    Dr. Block has seen patients for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Abdominal Pain and Intestinal Diverticulosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Block on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    23 patients have reviewed Dr. Block. The overall rating for this provider is 3.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Block.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Block, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Block appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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