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Dr. Robert Mecum, MD

Gastroenterology*
2.7 (48)
Map Pin Small Whittier, CA
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Robert Mecum, MD

Dr. Robert Mecum, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Whittier, CA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 32 years of experience. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with PIH Health Whittier Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Mecum an average 2.7 star rating.

Dr. Mecum works at Practice in Whittier, CA with other offices in City of Industry, CA and Arcadia, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross 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. Mecum's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Henry B. Bikhazi M.d. Inc.
    14350 Whittier Blvd Ste 305, Whittier, CA 90605 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 789-5577
  2. 2
    Office
    18575 Gale Ave Ste 295, City of Industry, CA 91748 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 789-5577
  3. 3
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    25 N Santa Anita Ave Ste B, Arcadia, CA 91006 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 789-5577

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  • PIH Health Whittier Hospital

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Crohn's Disease
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Colorectal Cancer Screening
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Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
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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    2.7
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    About Dr. Robert Mecum, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Chinese and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1114945680
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education

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

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