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Dr. Dale Prokupek, MD

Gastroenterologist, Internist

Beverly Hills, CA

About Dr. Dale Prokupek

With more than 15 years in practice, Dr. Dale Prokupek provides compassionate and skilled internal and gastroenterological care to members of the Beverly Hills and greater Los Angeles area. Dr. Prokupek offers a wide range of procedures with a specialties in gastrointestinal issues such as stomach pain, colon cancer, colonoscopies, and pancreas problems, to name a few. A caring, compassionate, and friendly physician, Dr. Prokupek understands how debilitating gastrointestinal problems can be to one’s daily life. Therefore, he is committed to quickly treating and managing these ailments. When he is not working, Dr. Prokupek enjoys mixed martial arts, yoga, and helicopter skiing.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • AIG
  • APWU

Specialties

  • Internist
  • Gastroenterologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Education and training

  • Medical School - Medical College of Wisconsin, Doctor of Medicine
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Internship in Internal Medicine
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of California, Los Angeles, Fellowship in Gastroenterology

Professional memberships

  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
  • American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery

Awards and publications

  • Guide to America's Top Gastroenterologists - Top Gastroenterologist
  • Consumer's Research Council of America - America's Top Gastroenterologists
  • Patint's Choice Award - California's Favorite Physicians

Zocdoc awards

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1780725408

Overall rating
4.8
Recent reviews
Dr. Prokupek is amazing he took the time to understand my problems and concerns and do a lot of test beforehe prescribe me any additional medication. He also wanted to make sure to talk to my previous GI doctor in Miami
Dr. Prokupek is amazing he took the time to understand my problems and concerns and do a lot of test before he prescribe me any additional medication. He also wanted tomake sure to talk to my previous GI doctor in Miami
Mariana M. · April 19, 2019
He is a great doctor and I felt like he really took his time with me even though I know hehas a very busy practice. I felt like he really listened and cared. I would 100% reccomend him to anyone in need of a good docor.
He is a great doctor and I felt like he really took his time with me even though I know he has a very busy practice. I felt like he reallylistened and cared. I would 100% reccomend him to anyone in need of a good docor.
Allen L. · April 5, 2019

Dr. Dale Prokupek's office location

Dale Prokupek, M.D., F.A.C.P.

8641 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

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Excellent. Down to business, but the most thorough doctor I’ve ever seen.

Less than 1 month ago
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Dr. Prokupek is amazing he took the time to understand my problems and concerns and do a lot of test before he prescribe me any additional medication. He also wanted to make sure to talk to my previous GI doctor in Miami

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Dr. Prokupek is always very direct, straight forward and yet still kind.

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He is a great doctor and I felt like he really took his time with me even though I know he has a very busy practice. I felt like he really listened and cared. I would 100% reccomend him to anyone in need of a good docor.

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Fantastic doctor and experience

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He has been my primary doctor for 18 years. He is amazing and friendly.

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Dr. Prokupek is very easy to talk with, and he shows compassion and understanding. He explains the information clearly and concisely. A very nice individual.

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Excellent Doctor!

More than 1 year ago
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My visit was fine!

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Great guy and great doctor

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Most efficient doctors appointment I have ever had! Staff is friendly and the doctor was as well. Didn’t have to wait at all for the doctor or for any of the tests. Was very impressed, would recommend him to anyone!

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Great first visit! I was seen immediately after filling out my info and went straight in to see Dr Prokupek. He seems to be a very friendly, attentive guy which is important. He was professional and had good knowledge but was also laid back enough for me to feel comfortable talking about all I needed to. We talked through things and decided what was the correct course of action for my particular needs and I came away very happy with the result. I’m glad I found a doctor that’s going to work out. :]

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Excellent doctor, excellent staff.

More than 1 year ago
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Dr. Dale and his staff were fantastic and very, very thorough. He took his time to get all of the information about my symptoms and didn't push for unnecessary tests. He's very knowledgeable, and has a great bedside manner, so I highly recommend! They also didn't make me wait long at all, so that's a huge plus as well.

More than 1 year ago
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The doctor was very knowledgeable about possible solutions for my symptoms and how to treat the problem. Very good doctor

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Dr. Prokupek is incredibly smart, professional and he has a great bedside manner. His staff is wonderful as well. I highly recommend.

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Professional, friendly and efficient!

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He was one of the best Dr.s I have seen. He was very thorough, and such a calm and pleasant attitude!

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Dr. P is extremely friendly and knowledgeable. I've never felt rushed and I feel lucky to know him.

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I love this doctor. He takes the time to listen to his patients and also to explain things in detail. Not rushed. He truley cares about every single patient of his.

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Had me in and out, was very professional and even had a female nurse in the room to help me feel more comfortable as a female while he did his exam. Would highly recommend! Made the whole visit quick and easy

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The past 7 months has been a huge health struggle. Thank you to Dr.Dale Prokupek and his friendly staff. Dr.Prokupek is an experienced, and award winning gastroenterologist. But, most importantly he is a very caring, compassionate, and a committed doctor to treating his patients. I am so grateful to be under his care. Thank you again Dr.Prokupek for genuinely caring about my health.

More than 1 year ago
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He was very nice and did a fantastic job at talking me through the procedure and making me feel comfortable and at ease. I'd recommend him to all of my friends.

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I'm usually very anxious and embarrassed about going to any doctor's office for some reason, but Dr. Prokupek was super professional, had great bedside manner, and made me feel comfortable and cared for. His staff were all very friendly and helpful.

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As always, it's a pleasure being there because of the pleasant office staff, the professionalism of the staff and their knowledge. Thanks for another fine appointment, Dr P! Great staff.

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Efficient, empathetic, and humorous.

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Dr. Prokupek himself was great. However, my experience at the office was pretty terrible. I was greeted by an abrasive and unfriendly receptionist, and then sat in the waiting room until 40 minutes past my appointment time. I was then ushered into 2 different rooms where I waited for another 30 minutes before being led into a 3rd room where the doctor was sitting. During this time, while I was describing my condition to a nurse (who didn't submit any info to the doctor, so I had the same conversation twice), another nurse barged in without knocking and summoned the nurse I was with, who left the room for several minutes. She returned as if nothing had happened and resumed our conversation, pulling off a latex glove as she entered the room. This kind of behavior is just unprofessional and made me feel very uncomfortable. Dr. Prokupek should really manage his office better and ensure friendly, professional behavior in order to make patients feel welcome, comfortable, safe and respected.

More than 1 year ago
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You get the sense that Dr. Prokupek is one of the most brilliant human beings you'll ever talk to when he's interacting with you. His staff is great, and I'm in awe of how smart and kind they all are. Bedside manner is impeccable. Couldn't be happier with their offices.

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Dr Dale Prokupek is very pleasent, professional and very thorough. Asks a lot of questions that can be related to problem/illness one might have. His bedside manner is excellent and his staff is very nice, too. I barely waited to be seen so that is an extra plus!

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While the offices might not be as glamorous as many in Beverly Hills, the staff here is full of amazingly genuine, caring people.

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Amazing! Everyone from Dale to Sara was absolutely first class!!

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The staff there are very friendly and efficient. I was only there for a physical, so I was surprised when the doc came in to see me! He's very friendly and honest. I would recommend this Doctor

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It went well! I was the last appointment of the day, so they were definitely looking to get out of there, but he answered all my questions and offered some helpful info. A bit rushed, but good overall.

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Dr. Prokupek and his staff were very friendly and helpful.

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Love Dr. P - and Love the office. Everyone was super nice and everyone - especially Dr. P was so knowledgeable. I was looking for a new Primary Physician and I finally found him! Yay! In the last several years I have tried someone new every year and found a few to be distracted and brief, and another who was more interested in padding the bill for the insurance co. than actually checking me out. Dr. P took his time, answered all of my questions and I felt safe and cared for. 15 stars all the way. Thank You Dr. P's office!

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Such a great doc. I'm happy and send all my friends here too.

More than 1 year ago
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Did not spend a lot of time answering my questions about diet change and restrictions felt unimportant

More than 1 year ago
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Super professional and helpful!

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Both the doctor and his staff were very personable and professional, and I felt like I was in good hands. Happy to be with a doctor who seemed to care and who seemed interested in finding the root cause of my problems, and spent time listening to me.

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Dr. Prokupek is great. His front office, however, is TERRIBLE and the reason I'm switching to another primary care physician. Here's why: Dr. Prokupek prescribed me two medications that require Prior Authorization (PA) from my insurance. In other words, I'm not approved for coverage until the PA is dealt with. But the front desk refuses to deal with PA's. They gave me a sob story about how they "don't have the man power" but they work with a pharmacy that will take care of it for them. The problem is -- the pharmacy is disorganized and uncommunicative. It's been a MONTH since Dr. Prokupek gave me my prescription and I still haven't been able to pick up my medication. So if you want to spend 8+ hours on the phone clearing up the "sorry we don't deal with PA's" nonsense from Dr. Prokupek's front desk, the disorganization of the pharmacy they slough the PA's off to, and all the general miscommunications that result when they deal with your insurance, then by all means -- this is your doctor.

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Dr. Prokupek was incredibly condescending. He talked down to me like I was a child. I will never go back to him and would never recommend him to anyone.

More than 1 year ago
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Good visit but missed appt time by almost 90 minutes due to patient emergencies -- nothing to do about that though. He was attentive and knowledgeable.

More than 1 year ago
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A bit of a wait in a crowded room before the appt., but once the Dr. saw me it was like talking to an old friend who happens to be a doctor. Recommended for sure.

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I had a great experience . Very , very happy with my choice. Everybody is very kind espiacially joann

More than 1 year ago
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It was a short visit, because I just wanted a quick mini-physical. He's a nice guy and was quick to address my needs. Office staff also very nice.

More than 1 year ago
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Very intelligent and thoughtful.

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