Dr. Darren Keller | a Sharp-affiliated Gastroenterology Doctor in San Diego
Dr. Darren Keller

Dr. Darren Keller

Welcoming new patients

Specialty

  • Gastroenterology (Board Certified)

Advanced Degree

  • Medical Doctor (MD)

The Sharp Experience

I aim to provide cutting-edge medical care in a humanistic and honest manner every day.

Locations

  • Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
    Phone: 858-939-6531
    2929 Health Center Drive
    San Diego, CA 92123

Biography

I strive to provide high-quality, patient-centered care with the most up-to-date information and technology possible. In essence, my goal is to provide the same level of care that I would want for myself or family.

As a young college student I worked for some very gifted physicians who not only possessed outstanding medical knowledge and skills but simultaneously practiced a humanistic medicine that provided great solace and compassion for their patients. I continue to endeavor to emulate these characteristics in my career.

My hobbies include playing soccer, backpacking/hiking and traveling (to name just a few).

Biographical Details

Age: 46
In practice since: 2008
Gender: Male

Additional Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Medical Group

Hospital Affiliations

Education

  • Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
  • Internship: Naval Medical Center San Diego
  • Residency: Naval Medical Center San Diego
  • Fellowship: Naval Medical Center San Diego

Insurances Accepted

Sharp accepts most health insurance. If your plan is not listed below, please call your insurance provider to verify coverage.

  • Aetna
    Aetna PPOs, Elect Choice EPO, Health Fund PPO, HMO, Managed Choice POS, National Advantage PPO, Open Choice PPO, QPOS POS, Select Choice HMO, Traditional Choice PPO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross PPOs, California HMO, EPO, Multi State Plan EPO, Plus POS, Power Select HMO, Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Beech Street
    PPO
  • Blue Shield
    HMO, POS, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Cash/Self pay
    Cash/Self pay
  • Champus Tricare
    For Life
  • ChoiceCare/Humana
    PPO
  • CIGNA
    Flexcare POS, HMO, Open Access POS, PPOs
  • Commercial/Indemnity Insurance
  • Coventry Healthcare
    PPO
  • Covered CA
    Anthem Bronze EPO, Anthem Gold EPO, Anthem Gold HMO, Anthem Platinum EPO, Anthem Platinum HMO, Anthem Silver EPO, Anthem Silver HMO, Health Net Bronze PPO, Sharp Health Plan Bronze HMO, Sharp Health Plan Gold HMO, Sharp Health Plan Platinum HMO, Sharp Health Plan Silver HMO
  • Health Net
    Elect POS, ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Select POS, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO
  • Healthsmart
    PPO
  • 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
  • Pacific Foundation for Medical Care
    PPO
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Choice HMO, Performance HMO, Premier HMO, Value HMO
  • United Healthcare
    Choice EPO, Choice HMO, Choice Plus POS, Options PPO, Signature Value HMO, United Healthcare PPOs
  • VEBA
    Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO

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Treatments & Conditions

  • Biopsy
  • Celiac Disease/Gluten Intolerance
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diseases of the Gallbladder and Bile Duct
  • Diseases of the Pancreas
  • Diverticulitis
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic Ultrasonography
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Reflux
  • Fatty Liver
  • Gallstones and Bile Duct Stones
  • Heartburn
  • Hepatitis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Disease
  • Malabsorption
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Removal of Colon Polyps
  • Swallowing Difficulties/Disorders
  • Ulcer Evaluation/Treatment
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Video Capsule Endoscopy

Practice Features

  • Second Opinions

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  • Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
    Phone: 858-939-6531
    2929 Health Center Drive
    San Diego, CA 92123

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