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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health
  • Humana
  • Cigna
  • United Healthcare

Doctors in Arroyo Oaks Medical Group

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  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Thousand Oaks, CA that specialze in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

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Ratings & Comments

27 ratings with 12 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Arroyo Oaks Medical Group when asked is excellent. Arroyo Oaks Medical Group has been reviewed by 27 patients. The rating is 4.4 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Arroyo Oaks Medical Group as provided by patient reviews is 10 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

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227 W Janss Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

Specialties

2 specialties

  • Gastroenterology

    A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

Doctors in Arroyo Oaks Medical Group

  • Dr. Kumar S Desai MD

    Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

    Thousand Oaks, CA

    4.2
    (31)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctor has gone to the following school

  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Arroyo Oaks Medical Group. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Arroyo Oaks Medical Group Thousand Oaks, CA.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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