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Edward Block, MD

4.8 out of 5 (103 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Gastroenterology
Languages
English
Primary Address | Office Details

27871 Medical Center Road

Suite 240

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Phone: (949) 364-5090

Fax: (949) 542-8710

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Providence
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  • Dr. Block always listens/clairfies any concerns and follows through with any necessary tests etc to monitor my health given my past history
    I have been seeing Dr. Block for many years and he has been an excellent physician.
    I appreciated the time *Dr. Block took to listen to my concerns.
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    Professional Dr. excellent skills
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  • Meet The Provider
    Biography

    Dr. Block believes that the successful practice of medicine is the most challenging and fulfilling career choice possible. He especially enjoys the unique personal bond between the physician and patient as they work together to improve patient healing.

    Dr. Block graduated from Washington University in St. Louis and completed his medical training at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. He had his residency and fellowship training in Internal Medicine at Cedars Sinai Medical Center and UCLA. He completed his Gastroenterology fellowship at University of California, Irvine.

    He is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. In recognition of his contributions to medical education, he was awarded the USC Family Practice Attending Physician of the Year award and the American Academy of Family Physicians recognition award for teaching excellence.

    He has also been recognized as a Physician of Excellence by the Orange County Medical Association and Orange Coast Magazine in 2005.

    Dr. Block has held multiple leadership positions including Chief of Gastroenterology at Mission Hospital as well as President of Mission Internal Medical Group.

    He has a special interest in Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Reflux Disease.

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    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • Gastroenterology
    Other Specialties Associations Awards
    Awards
    USC Family Practice Attending Physician of the Year Award American Academy of Family Physicians recognition for teaching excellence Physician of Excellence by the Orange County Medical Association and Orange Coast Magazine 2005
    Education
    Education & Training
    • Fellowship
      in Gastroenterology at University of California- Irvine- 1986 - 1986
    • Fellowship
      in Internal Medicine- Cedars Sinai Medical Center and UCLA- 1984 - 1984
    • Residency
      Cedars Sinai Medical Center and UCLA - 1983
    • Medical School
      Mount Sinai Hospital - 1980
    • College
      Washington University in St. Louis - 1975
    Certifications
    Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine Past Chief of Gastroenterology at Mission Hospital Past President of Mission Internal Medical Group

    Areas of Expertise
    Areas of Expertise
    Inflammatory bowel disease, Gastroesophageal reflux disease, colon cancer screening
 
  • Primary Location

Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Gastroenterology Suite 240

  • Address
    27871 Medical Center Road, Suite 240,
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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  • Phone
    (949) 364-5090
    Fax
    (949) 542-8710
  • Hours of Operation
    Mon 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Tue 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Wed 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Thu 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sat

Website Information
www.missionheritage.com