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Dr. Richard Kuritzkes, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.4 (110)
Map Pin Small Santa Clarita, CA
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Richard Kuritzkes, MD

Dr. Richard Kuritzkes, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Santa Clarita, CA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from New York University Grossman School of Medicine and is affiliated with Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Kuritzkes, completed a residency at UCLA Center Health Sciences. Patients rated Dr. Kuritzkes an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Kuritzkes works at Digestive Health Consultants in Santa Clarita, CA with other offices in Burbank, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Hemorrhoids along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem 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. Kuritzkes' Office Locations

  1. 1
    inSite Digestive Health Care
    26357 McBean Pkwy Ste 200, Santa Clarita, CA 91355 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (661) 284-6217
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:00
  2. 2
    Burbank Office
    201 S Buena Vista St Ste 410, Burbank, CA 91505 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (818) 845-3773
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center

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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Hemorrhoids
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy

Treatment frequency



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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Hemorrhoids
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Colorectal Polyp
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Dysphagia
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroptosis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Joint Pain
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Tobacco Use Disorder
Vomiting Disorders
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Chronic Care Management
Duodenal Polypectomy
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Disorders
Acidosis
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Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adult Failure to Thrive
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alcoholic Fatty Liver
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anxiety
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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
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Atherosclerosis
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Cancer
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Celiac Disease
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Gastritis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Cancer
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Diabetes
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Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dyslipidemia
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Fibromyalgia
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Gout
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Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heartburn
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Ileus
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Indigestion
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Insomnia
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Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ischemic Colitis
Itchy Skin
Limb Pain
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Obesity
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Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Overweight
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pericardial Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pneumonia
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Potassium Deficiency
Raynaud's Disease
Rectal Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Secondary Diabetes Mellitus
Shingles
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Sinus Bradycardia
Sleep Apnea
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Throat Pain
Ulcer
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Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vertigo
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Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Gallbladder Scan
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Immunization Administration
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.4
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    Based on 110 ratings
    Patient Ratings (110)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (15)
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1740385418
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • UCLA Center Health Sciences
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • UCLA Center Health Sciences
    Residency
    Internship
    • UCLA Center Health Sciences
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • New York University Grossman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Richard Kuritzkes, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kuritzkes is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Kuritzkes has seen patients for Hemorrhoids, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kuritzkes on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    110 patients have reviewed Dr. Kuritzkes. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kuritzkes.

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