Kareem H. Sassi, MD
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Kareem H. Sassi, MD

  • Gastroenterology
Average rating: 4.9
| 144 ratings
Santa Monica Digestive Diseases | 1223 16th Street, Suite 3100, Santa Monica, CA 90404


Dr. Sassi specializes in general gastroenterology, with clinical interests in esophageal disease, GERD, inflammatory bowel disease, functional bowel disorders, celiac disease, and general endoscopic procedures. He completed medical school at the University of California, San Francisco, his internal medicine training at the University of California, Los Angeles, and a fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of California, Irvine.

In addition to his clinical interests in gastroenterology, Dr. Sassi has a commitment in providing excellent health care to underserved communities and is dedicated to medical training, education and mentorship. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology, and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Dr. Sassi is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology.





Gastroenterology, UC Irvine School of Medicine, 2016


Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2013


Internal Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, 2011


MD, UCSF School of Medicine, 2010

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


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