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Gastroenterologist (digestive)
19 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sammy Saab is Good. Dr. Saab has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Sammy Saab, AGAF, MD, MPH is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 15 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Bile Duct Diseases
  • Chronic Hepatitis B
  • Chronic Hepatitis C
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Liver Cirrhosis
  • Liver Diseases
  • Liver Failure
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Saab graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Liver Cirrhosis
Liver Diseases
Liver Failure
Liver Transplantation
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Los Angeles, CA


Dr. Saab has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • UC San Diego Health System 
  • John Muir Medical Center-Concord Campus 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Sammy Saab AGAF, MD, and MPH is a male Internist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Sammy Saab practice?
Dr. Sammy Saab has 1 office location.
Dr. Sammy Saab practices Gastroenterology near San Diego, CA.
See San Diego Gastroenterologists.