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La Peer Welcomes Two New Gastroenterologists
Date:7/30/2014

Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014

As a leading outpatient surgery clinic in Southern California, La Peer Health Systems boasts over 50 of the best physicians across fourteen medical departments. The new doctors joining the La Peer Health Systems’ team are Dr. Benjamin Basseri and Dr. Marc D. Makhani, both gastroenterologists.

About Dr. Basseri

Benjamin Basseri, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist. He attended the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, followed by a fellowship in Gastroenterology at UCLA Medical Center and a residency in internal medicine at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

“I’m thrilled to be joining the amazing group of doctors at La Peer,” said Dr. Basseri. “In addition to offering a newly renovated outpatient facility, La Peer provides the most cutting-edge and innovative gastrointestinal treatments available.”

Dr. Basseri specializes in the evaluation and management of difficulty swallowing (dysphagia), indigestion (dyspepsia), abdominal pain, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, and colorectal cancer screening. He is also a member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American Gastroenterological Association, and the American College of Gastroenterology.

About Dr. Makhani

Marc Makhani, MD, is a board-certified physician and Los Angeles native who obtained his bachelor’s degree from UCLA. He earned his medical degree at the University of Vermont College of Medicine and subsequently completed a residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

“I can’t wait to bring my skills and experience to La Peer,” said Dr. Makhani. “This is where some of the best physicians in the country work, and I’m honored to join the team.”

After completing his residency, Dr. Makhani pursued his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia before returning to Los Angeles to start his practice. He continues to maintain an active role in the leading national GI medical societies, including the American College of Gastroenterology and American Gastroenterological Association. His clinical and research interests include inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, GERD, peptic ulcer disease, colon cancer screening, and motility disorders of the gastrointestinal tract.

About La Peer Health Systems

La Peer Health Systems is an outpatient surgery center in Beverly Hills, founded by doctors and focused on providing excellent patient care alongside the most cutting-edge medical treatments available. With over 50 world-renowned physicians in 14 specialties, comprehensive medical treatment is offered that takes patients from consultation to diagnosis, treatment, surgery, and ultimately aftercare. The 14 medical departments include orthopedics & sports medicine, gastroenterology, head & neck surgery, colorectal & general surgery, podiatry, ophthalmology, pain management, plastics & reconstructive surgery, gynecology, spine surgery, interventional cardiology, bariatric surgery, thoracic surgery, and anesthesiology. Unlike large hospitals, La Peer's unique structure offers extremely personal care in a safe and controlled environment.

To learn more about La Peer Health Systems, visit http://www.lapeerhealth.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12053349.htm.


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