Alan J. Naim, MD
Dr. Alan Naim completed his Gastroenterology fellowship training at The University of Arizona/Banner Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Prior to his fellowship, he earned his medical doctorate at The University of Toledo, College of Medicine in Ohio. He completed his internship and residency at USC + LAC Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.
In clinical practice, he encompasses all aspects of Gastroenterology, with an additional focus on detecting colon polyps and removing advanced polyps using endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR). Furthermore, he treats bleeding disorders, irritable bowel syndrome, SIBO, IBD, and manages complications of GERD including Barrett’s esophagus, to name a few.
He has completed research and has been publicized in fields pertaining to eosinophilic esophagitis, rectal cancer and autoimmune diseases, among others. He has been distinguished for his high adenoma detection rate in colonoscopy screening and takes pride in his thorough and systematic approach to endoscopy and colonoscopy.
He enjoys caring for his gastroenterology patients using a holistic approach that incorporates a decreased reliance on medications and emphasizes healthy lifestyle choices and a clear understanding of their disease process.
Dr. Naim is a Los Angeles native and has worked as a Gastroenterologist in the San Fernando Valley for three years. He has affiliations with major regional hospitals, including Tarzana Providence/ Cedars Sinai Medical Center and Northridge-Dignity Health Medical Center, among others.
In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, gardening, and playing sports. He is fluent in English and Farsi and is conversational in Spanish.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
University of Toledo, College of Medicine
LAC + USC Medical Center, Internal Medicine
University of Arizona/Banner Medical Center, Gastroenterology
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