Saumya Pathak, MD
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Saumya Pathak, MD

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
Manhattan Beach Pediatrics | 1000 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 190, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266


Dr. Pathak joined the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition directly upon completion of her Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital. Dr. Pathak received her medical degree from the Rush Medical College, in Chicago and then completed her pediatric residency training at Children's Hospital of Michigan, in Detroit. She then left her native Midwest for California to complete a fellowship at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital and decided to make sunny California her long-term home. Dr. Pathak is a board-certified pediatrician who is passionate about keeping her patients healthy and about increasing community outreach for the UCLA Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition in order to provide better subspecialized care to children in need.

Dr. Pathak's clinical and research interests include general gastroenterology, nutrition, fatty liver disease, inflammatory bowel disease, and functional gastrointestinal disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome.


English, Hindi


Medical Board Certifications

Pediatric Gastroenterology, American Board of Pediatrics, 2023
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 2021


Pediatric Gastroenterology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2021


Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Michigan, 2018


MD, Rush University/Rush Medical College, 2015


Hospital Affiliations


  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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