Dr. Ali Banaie

Dr. Ali Banaie

Welcoming new patients

Specialty

  • Gastroenterology (Board Certified)

Advanced Degree

  • Medical Doctor (MD)

Locations

  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 619-469-5400
    8860 Center Drive, Suite 420
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    Hours:
    Mon., Tue., Wed., Thurs., 9 am to 5 pm
    Fri., 9 am to 2 pm

Biographical Details

Age: 46
In practice since: 2004
Gender: Male

Additional Languages Spoken

  • Farsi

Medical Group

Hospital Affiliations

Education

  • Medical School: St. George's University
  • Internship: St. Michael's Medical Center (Newark,NJ)
  • Residency: St. Michael's Medical Center (Newark,NJ)
  • Fellowship: Tulane University

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
    Health Fund PPO, Health Fund HMO, HMO, National Advantage PPO, Open Choice PPO, Select Choice HMO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    California HMO, Plus POS, Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Beech Street
    PPO
  • Blue Shield
    HMO, POS, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Care1st
    Medi/Medi
  • Champus Tricare
    For Life, Prime
  • ChoiceCare/Humana
    PPO
  • CIGNA
    HMO, Open Access POS, PPOs
  • Health Net
    ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO
  • Medicare
    Assignment, UHC-AARP MedicareCompleteValue, UHC-AARP MediComplete Premier, UHC-AARP MediCompleteEssential, UHC-Secure Horizons Retiree, UHC-Sharp Secure Horizons
  • Medicare/Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    PPO
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Choice HMO, Performance HMO, Performance Plus, Premier HMO, Value HMO
  • United Healthcare
    Choice HMO, Options PPO, Signature Value HMO
  • VEBA
    Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO

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Treatments & Conditions

  • Barrx System Esophageal Ablation
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Reflux
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Disease
  • Ulcer Evaluation/Treatment

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  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 619-469-5400
    8860 Center Drive, Suite 420
    La Mesa, CA 91942

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