Antonio Escobedo - PIH Health - Whittier, CA

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Antonio E. Escobedo

Antonio E. Escobedo, MD

4.8 / 5 (based on 285 Reviews) View 103 Comments

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Dr. Escobedo explains the appeal of his practice:  Medicine, he says, combines his love of science, “curiosity about why things go wrong” and desire to help people. Specializing in internal medicine enables Dr. Escobedo to develop ongoing relationships and empower his patients to make healthy life choices. Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with a special interest in infectious diseases, he participates in research projects to keep his knowledge current.

A participant in several triathlons, Escobedo enjoys running, biking and swimming as well as reading and spending time with his son in his free time.

OFFICE INFORMATION

15725 E Whittier Blvd #500
Whittier, California 90603
  • Main: 562.947.3307
  • Fax: 562.906.5541

Hospital/Group Affiliation

PIH Health Physicians

PROFILE

GENDER

Male

SPECIALTIES

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

LANGUAGES

  • English
  • Spanish

Education

Residency

Mercy Hospital and Medical Center-San Diego (California)

Fellowship

Veterans Affairs Medical Center-West Los Angeles (California)

MD

Northwestern University Medical School (Illinois)

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

Infectious Disease (Sub-Spec Cert)

Internal Medicine (General Cert)

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Accepted Insurance Plans and Physician ID Numbers

  • Aetna - 9160506

  • Anthem Blue Cross (paper/online enrollment) - 0AF319

  • Anthem Blue Cross (Phone Enrollment) - 0001319

  • Blue Shield - 00A957362

  • Blue Shield IPA # - IPA0686GH

  • CareMore - 100000031929

  • Cigna - 1690936002

  • Health Net - 3368-186832

  • Health Net Senior - 5161-186832

  • Humana - 227494

  • United Healthcare - 0232470102

Accepted insurance plans are subject to change without notice. Please contact your insurance provider and the doctor's office to verify your coverage.

Patient Reviews

November 05, 2019
Professional,pleasant and personable.
October 29, 2019
Good family doctor
October 25, 2019
Dr.Escobedo is an excellent provider.
October 22, 2019
Get the early so they don't get upset with you and make the visit about time instead of your medical concerns.
October 16, 2019
Dr Escobedo is awesome. I have been a patient for several years now and recommend him highly. He really takes his time and listens to everything you have to say. He explains treatment options in an easy to understand way.
October 16, 2019
Very easy to talk to, great listener, and explains things to you very well.
October 09, 2019
Professional and friendly
October 08, 2019
Dr Escobedo is great!
October 07, 2019
This provider is patient and listensHe tries to intervene on my behalf with concerns I have
October 02, 2019
Like the way he answere questions, quick, and with knowledge
October 01, 2019
I feel I have the right Doctor
October 01, 2019
Great Dr!! The best!
September 24, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is caring, concerned and very professional. I'm very happy to have transferred to his care.
September 23, 2019
Good doctor. Friendly and knowledgeable.
September 18, 2019
Use them
September 17, 2019
Dr. Escobedo was pleasant, very knowledgeable and patient
September 17, 2019
The provider was amazing. Getting an appointment to see him was hard.
September 09, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is Excellent!Prompt, professional,courteous, and a great sense of humor!
September 04, 2019
Besides my experience with the receptionist the visit with the doctor was smooth and very informative .
September 04, 2019
Dr. Escobedo always has a great way in explaining any questions that I have. He always makes me feel at ease when I am unsure on what is happening to me as far as my illness.
September 04, 2019
This doctor is a friendly and informed individul who will treat you with dignity and respect. I highly recommend him.
September 03, 2019
A good and kind doctor. Easy to interact with him.
August 27, 2019
Too brief, lacks empathy, exams incomplete
August 26, 2019
great doctor who listens to you and works with you towards better health
August 23, 2019
I think Dr. Escobedo is very attentive, knowledgeable and caring He aways takes good care of me when I am in the office. I always feel that he is listening to me and giving me his full attention.
August 02, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is a sensitive, informed and caring physician, that I am happy to have him as my primary physician.
August 02, 2019
Good interaction with Dr. Escobedo,he listens,explains and was quick to offer needed referrals
July 23, 2019
Like having him for my primary doctor.
July 16, 2019
He is a very knowledgeable and caring physician.
July 15, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is very personable and caring. He listened carefully to my concerns and provided clear information regarding my condition.
July 08, 2019
All around excellent customer service. From the support staff, nurses and doctor Escobedo
July 01, 2019
very hard to get in to see.
June 18, 2019
Dr takes the time to explain and he listens to your concerns. He is very informative and I love the fact that he does not just want to cover your ailments with more medicine. He helps you get better and on your way to a healthier life!
June 18, 2019
I would highly recommend him as your doctor
June 10, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is very friendly and helpful. I like that he understands bicycling and how it fits into my health plan and lifestyle.
June 10, 2019
The provider is not thorough and seems to want to move on. He did not make me feel that I was important to him. I will be changing providers. I understand he has a busy schedule but he must make his patients feel important.
June 07, 2019
Dr. Antonio Escobedo always spends as much time with you as he feels is necessary. You never get the impression that he is rushing for the next client.
June 07, 2019
Everything OK thanks
June 05, 2019
Professional, knowledgeable and definitely cares about your health concerns. I trust this doctor and would highly recommend
June 05, 2019
Dr is very kind. And understands quickly what you are asking. Also if he can't answer your questions. He's will research and provide you with a resource. I love that the staff is very quick and bring you your next appointment and lab paperwork while your still in the examination room.
June 03, 2019
Dr. Antonio Escobedo is skilled, well-informed, a good listener, friendly, and provides explanations and options with respect for the patient's right & ability to make a good choice. Wait time is reasonable.
June 03, 2019
His the best listener , and everything explaining perfectly
May 24, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is personable, attentive and always take good care of me as his patient.
May 20, 2019
I always recommend Dr. Escobedo to family and friends. I tell them that he is kind, understanding and has a high level of patience. I am very grateful
May 17, 2019
Doctor was too rushed and left the room before I could ask all my questions. He just ran out to the other patient before I could ask anything. Needs to slow down and book less patients if there is no time.
May 17, 2019
Dr Escobedo is very easy to talk to. He takes his time with me and is patient when I find it difficult to explain my symptoms. I'm glad he is local to me. He's a great doctor.
May 15, 2019
He has the ability to make his patient feel like you and your care are the very important to him
May 14, 2019
Excellant Doctor
May 13, 2019
Emphatic and kind. We are lucky to have a doctor such as him. He doesn't rush through the appointment and genuinely cares for his patients.
May 10, 2019
He and his staff are excellent. I have referred many people to him and they are all happy I did.
May 07, 2019
Dr. Escobedo was kind, polite, attentive, informative and he really listened. I felt cared for, as one should by one's physician.
May 07, 2019
good dr
May 06, 2019
Thorough. Knowledgeable. Relatable. Great communication.
May 03, 2019
That I'm lucky to have Dr Escobedo as my PCP and ID Dr.
May 03, 2019
I highly recommend Dr. Escobedo as your primary care physician
April 29, 2019
He's a very caring and a good listener.
April 29, 2019
I believe that he really listens to you about your health and concerns about the future for making you feel better.
April 24, 2019
Very attentive and explains things till you fully understand
April 22, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is AMAZING! He is so caring and always gives you as much insight and information about your questions and concerns as you need. I feel so appreciative to have a Dr. who goes above and beyond.
April 17, 2019
I met a most dedicated and professional medical doctor who treated us with utmost respect and interest. You can tell that he has great deal of experience and knowledge.
April 10, 2019
I recommend this Dr. Professional!
April 09, 2019
Good family practice
March 20, 2019
I was early for my appointment and they saw me early. So nice to be treated like a person and not feel rushed. Dr. Escobedo gave me options for my problem and helped talk me through what would be best for me. Most importantly, he shook my hand when he first entered the room. Just don't see that anymore.
March 20, 2019
Very good bedside manner. Listens to you.
March 19, 2019
He is a really caring doctor
March 19, 2019
Dr. Escobedo and his staff are very professional as well as courteous. They listen and truely care about my health issues. I have so much confidence that they will solve my medical issues. Dr Escobedo is the best.
March 15, 2019
Dr. Escobedo took time to speak with me and listen to my concerns.He made my first visit a very pleasant one.
March 13, 2019
Wonderful care
March 12, 2019
good provider
March 11, 2019
Not overly clinical.
March 04, 2019
Outstanding, caring, and very professional.
March 04, 2019
Appointment was on time. Had no waiting time.
February 26, 2019
Dr Escobedo was very patient and listened but also provided good information about my condition and since one of my medical concerns he was not confident about the answer so consulted with an OB/GYN (since it was a female problem). He also gave positive feedback which was pleasing to hear vs negative feedback from my previous provider doctor.
February 25, 2019
he is a great doctor
February 20, 2019
Dr Escobedo was prompt and accurate with my lab results. He answered my ?'s and made suggestions to help my intake of vitamins....He is caring and sincere.
February 19, 2019
I like the relaxed atmosphere in the waiting room and enjoy the calm attitudes from the office staff as well. I have been going to an old school doctor for years now where they right down everything on paper files and give you a paper receipt for your co-pay when finished. It's such a change of scenery with everything on computer today. I'm glad I made this change.
February 19, 2019
He was okay... Appeared to be a little rushed... First thing out of his mouth was he's a stickler to a tight schedule! He needs to relax a bit... Thx
February 19, 2019
Very good experience. Always have had good care and ubderstanding
February 19, 2019
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February 19, 2019
Dr. Escobedo provides excellent care. He always listens to my concerns and provides answers that are easily understood.
February 13, 2019
My experience was great! He made me feel very comfortable and he treated me as if I was special, and that was awesome! I was really nervous and he and his staff maybe me feel really relaxed. Thank you.
February 13, 2019
Dr. Escobedo and his staff are a very caring and compassionate group. I appreciate Dr. Escobedo's feedback on my health and well-being.
February 11, 2019
Excellent, caring dr & staff
February 04, 2019
He's a very professional
February 01, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is a great doctor. He is very attentive, courteous and professional. He spends adequate time with his patients. I would definitely recommend him to my family and friends.
January 30, 2019
He always explains things very well!
January 21, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is a very good doctor. Knows what he is talking about and explains things to where you understand. Very personable, friendly and very concerned with that is going on with you.
January 16, 2019
That I liked him very much and that he seems to care.
January 16, 2019
The doctor was very attentive and made one feel at ease.
January 15, 2019
He is a good doctor, to the point.
January 11, 2019
No wait time. Doctor took the time to listen and explain.
January 11, 2019
Great experience with an excellent Physician.
January 09, 2019
Very professional, listen to my concerns.
January 09, 2019
Good to work with.
January 08, 2019
PIH is a caring and efficient heath care provider.
January 04, 2019
Excellent
January 02, 2019
Dr. Escobedo is professional, knowledgeable and kind. He will listen to your concerns and let you know about the possible treatment options so that you get the right answers and don't waste your time. Dr. Escobedo makes a visit to the doctor's office something you can actually look forward to! Everyone there is great, from the front desk to the nurses. They really care about you and they are also extremely efficient while not making you feel rushed. Thank you!
January 02, 2019
Great staff and dr. Escobedo really listens to concerns.
December 28, 2018
Dr. Escobedo was really nice,this was the first time I'd met him,the visit was quick,I had no concerns,Dr. checked my breathing,guess I was ok and we were done.
December 28, 2018
Dr. Escobedo is the best! God sent. An angel from above. God bless him and his family. He takes care of my every need. You may share my comment about this wonderful saint.
December 28, 2018
We highly recommend Dr Escobedo.
December 26, 2018
Dr. Escobedo continues to be an excellent choice as a physician. He takes the time for explain with a great deal of context in order for me to make good decisions about my health and care.
December 26, 2018
Friendly and attentive.