David Drake, M.D.
Dr. David Drake grew up in Wyoming, graduated from Stanford University and received his Medical Degree from the University of Arizona. His internship, residency and GI fellowship were completed at the University of California, Irvine
Dr. Drake is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology. He currently is the managing partner of Long Beach Gastroenterology Associates.
Dr. Drake has been on active staff at Long Beach Memorial Medical center since 1982. He has served as Chief of Medicine and Section Chief of the GI Department. He is a member of the Board of Trustees. Dr. Drake has been on the teaching faculty for UCLA for 10 years and more recently with UC Irvine.
His interests are GI consultation, upper endoscopy and colonoscopy
Dr. Drake and his wife Cheryl have two grown children and have lived in Long Beach since 1977. They enjoy the mountains, skiing, hiking and fly fishing.