“It is my goal to provide every patient I see with the highest level of medical care and the same compassion I’d offer my own family members."
Dr. Benjamin Weinberg is a board-certified fellowship-trained gastroenterologist. He has extensive training in the treatment of colon polyps, colon cancer, liver disease, celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatic disorders, motility disorders, gastrointestinal bleeding, and many other GI conditions.
Dr. Weinberg completed his undergraduate and pre-med studies at Dartmouth College, where he majored in fine arts with a focus on oil painting. He went on to earn his medical degree at Boston University. Dr. Weinberg completed his internal medicine residency training, followed by his gastroenterology fellowship training at UCLA San Fernando Valley. During his postgraduate medical training, he also served as a clinical instructor at UCLA.
His numerous research studies have been published in peer-reviewed medical journals – and he has served as a peer reviewer for research journals. He has also presented and lectured nationally on a variety of GI topics.
Dr. Weinberg has been honored with numerous awards, most recently having been named a Super Doctors Rising Star for gastroenterology. Earlier recognitions include the UCLA Solomon Scholars Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research, the UCLA San Fernando Valley Program for Outstanding Resident in Teaching Award, and the UCLA San Fernando Valley Program Scholarly Achievement Recognition Award.
When he’s not working, Dr. Weinberg enjoys spending time with family, as well as oil painting, drawing, fly-fishing, and exercise.
Education & Training
- BA: studio art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (1997)
- MD: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA (2001)
- Residency: internal medicine, UCLA San Fernando Valley, CA (2004)
- Fellowship: gastroenterology, UCLA San Fernando Valley, CA (2005)
- Gastroenterology – American Board of Internal Medicine
- Orange County Gastroenterology Society (OCGI)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
Schedule your appointment with Dr. Benjamin Weinberg at Saddleback Medical Group Gastroenterology in Laguna Hills, California, by calling (949) 770-7163 – or simply request an appointment now.