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Ali Banaie, MD

Medical doctor (MD)
Gastroenterology (board certified)
Medical Group
Sharp Community

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Location and phone

  1. Ali Banaie, MD
    8860 Center Drive, Suite 420
    Suite 420
    La Mesa, CA 91942-7001
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    619-469-5400
    Fax: 619-464-1311

Care schedule

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About Ali Banaie, MD

Age:
 55
In practice since:
 2004
Gender:
 Male
Name pronunciation:
 Ba-nye
Languages: 
English, Farsi
Education
St. Michael's Medical Center (Newark,NJ):
 Internship
St. Michael's Medical Center (Newark,NJ):
 Residency
St. George's University:
 Medical School
Tulane University:
 Fellowship
Hospital affiliation
Areas of focus
  • Barrx system esophageal ablation
  • Colitis
  • Colon cancer screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Crohn's disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Endoflip for diagnosis
  • Endorotor
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)/Cholangioscopy, pancreatoscopy, electrohydraulic, and laser lithotripsy
  • Endoscopic suturing
  • Endoscopy
  • Enteral stenting (esophageal, colonic, duodenal)
  • Esophageal dilation
  • Esophageal reflux
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Liver disease
  • Over-the-scope clips
  • Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and cryotherapy to ablate neoplastic Barrett
  • Resection of difficult polyps or submucosal tumors: EMR
  • Resection techniques: EMR
  • Stenting
  • Ulcer evaluation/treatment
To confirm coverage for specific treatments and procedures, contact your physician or health plan.
NPI
1386613206

Insurance plans accepted

Ali Banaie, MD, accepts 41 health insurance plans.

Ratings and reviews

4.8
84 ratings
Patient ratings
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.8
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.8
Care provider’s efforts to include you in decisions about your care
4.8
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.8
Care Provider’s discussion of any proposed treatment (options, risks, benefits, etc.)
4.8
Patient reviews
Verified Patient
December 25, 2023
5.0
As always very professional sympathetic reassuring
Verified Patient
October 31, 2023
5.0
*Allison was very knowledgeable and pleasant!
Verified Patient
August 30, 2023
5.0
Good
Verified Patient
August 15, 2023
5.0
Allison was terrific. Listened and addressed all my concerns in a friendly and very knowledgeable manner
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