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Edward J. Block M.D.

Edward J. Block M.D.

(949) 364-5090
Primary Specialties
  • Gastroenterology
  • Affiliations
    Mission Heritage Medical Group
    Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
    Languages Spoken
    English
    Primary Office
    27871 Medical Center Road #200
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    Fax:
    (949) 542-8710
    Hours:
    Monday :8 am :5 pm.
    Tuesday :8 am :5 pm.
    Wednsday :8 am :5 pm.
    Thursday :8 am :5 pm.
    Friday :8 am :5 pm.
    Saturday

    Web Page:
    www.mimg.com

    Experience & Education

    Other Specialties/Certifications
    American Board of Internal Medicine
    Past Chief of Gastroenterology at Mission Hospital
    Past President of Mission Internal Medical Group
    Education
    Fellowship in Gastroenterology at University of California, Irvine, 1986
    Fellowship in Internal Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and UCLA, 1984
    Residency in Internal Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center and UCLA, 1983
    Medical Degree, Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, 1980
    Bachelor of Science, Washington University in St Louis, 1975
    Areas of Expertise
    Inflammatory bowel disease, Gastroesophageal reflux disease, colon cancer screening
    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
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    Physician Bio

    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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