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Peyton Berookim, M.D. is a digestive and liver disease specialist practicing in Beverly Hills, California. He is board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and Subspecialty Board of Gastroenterolgy, which is the highest qualification in the field of gastroenterology.
As a native of Los Angeles, Dr. Berookim received both his undergraduate and master’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he graduated with cum laude honors. While earning his master’s degree, Dr. Berookim published his graduate dissertation on Health Care Reform and Its Impact on the Future of Patient Service. After receiving his medical degree from St. George’s School of Medicine, Dr. Berookim returned to Los Angeles and completed a three-year residency training program in Internal Medicine at Charles Drew University. He completed three years of fellowship (specialty) training in Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, named by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s Best 5 Hospitals for Digestive Disorders in 2008.
Dr. Berookim’s key areas of interest are colon cancer screening, surveillance, and prevention. As a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Gastroenterological Association, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and the American College of Physicians, Dr. Berookim has placed special emphasis on continually educating himself on the latest and most advanced procedures and treatments in gastroenterology.
Dr. Berookim prides himself on placing his patients first. As a result, he has been named America’s Top Gastroenterologist in 2009, 2010, and 2011; named America’s Top Physicians in 2008; and received the UCLA Chancellor’s Humanitarian Award. He looks forward to serving the community for many years.
Gastroenterology Institute of Southern California
Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Diagnostic & Therapeutic Endoscopy