Dr. Rafael Enrique Cuellar , MD

Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

(760) 599-1222

Rafael E Cuellar MD
2341 S Melrose Dr
Vista, CA 92081

Overview

Dr. Cuellar specialized at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania where he did extensive research in digestive tract bleeding, esophagus infections, esophageal and stomach problems in eating disorders, liver disease and pharmacology. He has numerous publications in the journals of his specialty . Dr. Cuellar has a passion for difficult problems of the esophagus, stomach and bowel problems, including severe heartburn, ulcer problems, IBS, as well as the detection and removal of colon polyps and colon cancer. Dr. Cuellar also has extensive experience with infrared (Laser-like) coagulation of hemorrhoids, which is a much less uncomfortable procedure than surgery.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 39 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara

Graduation Date: in 1980

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Tulare Regional Medical Center
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Specialties: Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cigna Southern CA Select
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
  • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
  • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Health Net PureCare One EPO Individual & Family Plan
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Cuellar's Office Information

Fax: ( ,7) 760-5991
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

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