Dr. Simon Ritchken MD is a male Internist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(15)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Simon Ritchken is Excellent. Dr. Ritchken has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.9
  • Currently 3.875 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Simon Ritchken, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Gastroenterology Internal Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Ritchken graduated from University Of Cape Town. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Ritchken has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Ritchken accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 12 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 5 plans
  • Unicare - 12 plans
  • ODS Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 10 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 77 plans
  • Humana - 8 plans
  • Cigna - 5 plans
  • Community Health Group - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Tagalog


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Simon Ritchken practice?
Dr. Simon Ritchken practices Gastroenterology near San Diego, CA.
See San Diego Gastroenterologists.