Carl West, MD


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47-647 Caleo Bay Drive
Suite 210
La Quinta CA, 92253
Phone: (760) 771-1000

58457 Twentynine Palms Highway
Yucca Valley, CA 92284
Phone: (760) 228-1813
Fax: (760) 369-7331

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.4 out of 5
26 Ratings


  • Internship: University of California, San Diego Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship: University of California, San Diego Gastroenterology

Special Interests

Carl West, MD is a native of Southern California and has joined JFK Memorial Hospital as a Gastroenterologist.

Dr. West grew up in the San Fernando Valley and attended UCLA undergraduate and the USC School of Medicine. During his internal medicine residency at UC San Diego University Hospital he decided to specialize in digestive tract and liver problems, finishing his training in 1981.

He was in practice in Orange County until 1995 when he joined Gastroenterology Associates of Ithaca, New York. In 2016 he and his wife decided to return to California and join family members in La Quinta.

Dr. West has experience in all aspects of adult Gastroenterology and Liver disease. He has extensive experience in endoscopy and colonoscopy procedures. Abdominal pain, ulcers, change in bowel habits, jaundice, colon cancer diagnosis and prevention are among the medical conditions his sees.

Dr. West looks forward to this next phase of his medical career and meeting new patients in the Coachella Valley.

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
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Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Jan 9, 2020
I had a good experience at the office. staff was friendly. Dr West answered my questions and gave me good advise.
Jan 8, 2020
Dr. West is amazing! He explains everything in detail, is personable, caring and kind.