David A. Drake, MD

Dr. Drake graduated from Stanford University and the University of Arizona. He started practice in Long Beach in 1982. He has served as a clinical professor with UCLA and UCI since completing fellowship. The last six years he was Chief of the Gastroenterology Section and presently is the Chief of Medicine at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Drake joined LB Gastroenterology Consultants in 2000, a group of 6 physicians, specializing in adult digestive diseases, such as difficulty swallowing, GERD, ulcers, H pylori, liver disease, colitis and cancers of the GI tract, among many others. Colon cancer screening, colonoscopy and endoscopy are provided. He attends at the Memorial Medical Center and the outpatient Long Beach Endoscopy Center.

Board Certified: Gastroenterology & Internal Medicine

This physician is a member of MemorialCare Physician Society which drives clinical outcomes and performance for MemorialCare Health System.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Types of Care

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
University of Arizona School of Medicine
Date Completed:
1977
Type:
Residency
Institution:
UC Irvine Medical Center

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