Careers With St. Joseph Health

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They form the heart and soul of St. Joseph Health and are the prime reason we attract and retain high-caliber employees who believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.

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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Alaa Abousaif, MD

  • Gastroenterology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
1010 W. La Veta Ave.
Suite 570
Orange, CA 92868

Primary Office

1010 W. La Veta Ave.
Suite 570
Orange, CA 92868
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(714) 835-7700
(714) 264-3803
Mon - Thurs: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Fri: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Secondary Office

(714) 835-7700
(714) 264-3803
Tue 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

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  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Gastroenterology
      (Board Certified)
    Secondary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Damascus University - 1993
    • Internship
      Wright State University - 1996
    • Residency
      Wright State University - 1998
    • Fellowship
      Georgetown University - 2001
    Areas of Interest
    • Acid Reflux
    • Ambulatory pH Study (Bravo)
    • Biliary Stent Placement
    • Bloating
    • Colon Cancer Prevention/Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonic Stent Placement
    • Coughing
    • Diarrhea
    • Difficulty Swallowing
    • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiogram Pancreatography (ERCP)
    • Endoscopic Variceal Ligation (Banding)
    • Esophagogastroduodenscopy (EGD)
    • Esophageal Motility Study
    • Esophageal Stent Placement
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • GERD
    • Hoarseness
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Placement (PEG)
    • Small Bowel Enteroscopy