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Dr. Edy Soffer, MD

Gastroenterologist

Los Angeles, CA

Overall rating
4.6
Recent reviews
Very detailed explanations of my problems - patient and understanding.
Very detailed explanations of my problems - patient and understanding.
LB · Less than 1 year ago
Good. Doctor explained in detail about the solution to problem.
Good. Doctor explained in detail about the solution to problem.
SK · Less than 1 year ago

About Dr. Edy Soffer

Dr. Edy Soffer is an experienced gastroenterologist based in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Soffer attended the Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, where he received his medical degree, following which, he completed an internship at Soroka Medical Center. He then completed an internship and a residency in internal medicine at Coney Island Hospital. Furthermore, he completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis. Dr. Soffer is affiliated with the Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Cancer Hospital. He is presently available for consultations at the Keck Medicine of USC. He is certified in gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Gastroenterological Association, and the American Motility Society. Patients visit him for the treatment of celiac diseases, gallstones, stomach ulcers, ulcerative colitis, and a host of other specialized conditions. Dr. Soffer integrates his medical expertise with state of the art technology and strives to provide the highest quality of healthcare. He encourages open communication with his patients which allows him to guide them through their treatment as an active participant in their own well-being.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Gastroenterologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Norris Cancer Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Doctor of Medicine
  • Soroka Medical Center (Internship)
  • Coney Island Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Fellowship in Gastroenterology
  • Coney Island Hospital, Internship in Internal Medicine

Professional memberships

  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Motility Society

Awards and publications

  • Asia Pacific Digestive Week: Presidential Award, 2012
  • Editorial Board of Neurogastroenterology and Motility: Most Cited Manuscript Award, 2004
  • Effect of electrical stimulation of the lower esophageal sphincter in gastroesophageal reflux disease patients refractory to proton pump inhibitors World J Gastrointest Pharmacol Ther. 2016 Feb 06; 7(1):145-55. View in: PubMed
  • Provocative testing of the esophagus and its future Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2016 09; 1380(1):33-47. View in: PubMed
  • Electrical stimulation therapy of the lower esophageal sphincter is successful in treating GERD: long-term 3-year results Surg Endosc. 2016 07; 30(7):2666-72. View in: PubMed

Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1013945260

Dr. Edy Soffer's office location

Keck Medicine of USC - Medicine

Keck Medicine of USC - Health Sciences Campus

1520 San Pablo St, Suite 1000

Los Angeles, CA 90033

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Good overall.
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Very informanent - Completely explained my choices. Very nice.
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Frustrating. Treats symptoms but won't go further to investigate. Requring patient to find information doctor should already have.
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Excellent.
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He is good.
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