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Dr. Jason Samarasena, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.6 (8)
Map Pin Small Orange, CA
Accepting new patients
19 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Jason Samarasena, MD

Dr. Jason Samarasena, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Orange, CA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 19 years of experience. They graduated from MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF NEWFOUNDLAND and is affiliated with UCI Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Samarasena an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Samarasena works at Practice in Orange, CA with other offices in Irvine, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Pancreatitis 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. Samarasena's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Uci Health H.h. Chao Comprehensive Digestive Disease Center
    101 The City Dr S Bldg 22C, Orange, CA 92868 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (888) 717-4463
  2. 2
    Office
    101 The City Dr S Ste 105, Orange, CA 92868 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (714) 456-7004
  3. 3
    Gottschalk Medical Plaza - Dermatology
    1 Uci, Irvine, CA 92697 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (888) 717-4463

Hospital Affiliations
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  • UCI Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Pancreatitis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)

Treatment frequency



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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Pancreatitis
Barrett's Esophagus
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Dysphagia
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Gallstones
Gastroptosis
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Anemia
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Bile Duct Obstruction
Esophageal Diverticulum
Gastroparesis
Ileus
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Duodenal Polypectomy
Abdominal Pain
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Cholangitis
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diarrhea
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Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Nausea
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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Splenomegaly
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Bile Duct Procedure
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Fatty Liver
Anal Sphincter Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Cirrhosis
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Celiac Disease
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Cystic Fibrosis
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Ischemic Colitis
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Megacolon
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pernicious Anemia
Potassium Deficiency
Pouchitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Pylorospasm
Rectal Prolapse
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Biliary Drainage
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 Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.6
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1629253364
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF NEWFOUNDLAND
    Medical Education

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    Dr. Jason Samarasena, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Samarasena is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

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

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Samarasena. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Samarasena.

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