A board-certified general surgeon, Dr. Gingold completed his colorectal fellowship training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles after finishing a rigorous five-year general surgery residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, NY. He earned his MD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, NY, after receiving his degree in premedical studies at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA.

Dr. Gingold completed his undergraduate studies cum laude at Macalester College in St. Paul, MN. He is well versed in current proctologic and colorectal therapies and the author of several articles in peer-reviewed journals. He most recently wrote the chapter on colon and rectal surgery for a respected board review book and his work on inflammatory bowel disease was rewarded with distinction at the annual meeting of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.

Medical School
  • Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • English


Valley Colorectal Surgeons
16311 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 505
Encino, CA 91436
(818) 387-8725


  • Colon & Rectal Surgery (Proctology) (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Bowel Issues
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon & Rectal Disorders
  • Hemorrhoids


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Pacific Health Alliance PPO/ POS
  • Secure Horizons Senior/UHC HMO
  • TriCare/TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Facey Medical Group
  • HealthCare Partners Medical Group
  • Lakeside Community Healthcare
  • Motion Picture
  • Preferred IPA
  • Regal Medical Group