Meet Your Expert Beverly Hills Gastroenterologist
Peyton P. Berookim, MD, FACG, is a double board-certified Beverly Hills gastroenterologist serving patients throughout the greater Los Angeles area including Santa Monica and Hollywood. He specializes in several areas of GI medicine, including colon cancer screening and prevention.
Communication, Comfort, and Correct Results
Dr. Berookim places a high priority on keeping patients comfortable during their colonoscopy procedure. He is well known for having a calm and reassuring manner that helps set patients at ease. Here’s what one patient had to say about her visit:
“A friend recommended I go to Dr. Berookim for my first colonoscopy. I was very nervous about the procedure but Dr. Berookim calmed my nerves. He made sure I was comfortable with what he was doing and answered all of my questions before the procedure. I am very happy that my friend recommended him to me, he truly made my colon cancer screening as easy as possible.” – Jessica I.
Of course, patients need facts more than anything else. Dr. Berookim is meticulous in his colonoscopy screenings to ensure accurate test results. He communicates clearly from the initial consultation all the way through the follow up for test results. Here is Dr. Berookim’s perspective:
“My priority as a gastroenterologist is to ensure my patients receive outstanding healthcare that actually improves their lives. Using advanced equipment and techniques allows me to give patients the most accurate results from their colonoscopy. They can move forward with peace of mind and the assurance that they have all the right information to make decisions about their health.”
Dr. Peyton Berookim’s Credentials
Fellow: Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology
Fellowship Training: Digestive Diseases, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
Board-Certified: American Board of Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Member: American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association,
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Hospital Privileges: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Awards: America’s Top Gastroenterologist, America’s Top Physicians, Patients’ Choice Award,
UCLA Chancellor’s Humanitarian Award
Dr. Berookim deeply respects the trust his patients place in him. He regularly pursues continuing education above and beyond state licensing requirements to ensure he remains the best GI doctor for his patients. If you would like to make Dr. Berookim your Beverly Hills gastroenterologist, contact us today at 310.271.1122.