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Robert C. Algar

MD

Cardiology & Internal Medicine
Neurology
Antioch office
Sinus Center office
925-602-7070
Walnut Creek office
Internal Medicine office
Texting appointment line: 925-395-4023
Currently Not Accepting New Patients
Currently Not Accepting New Patients
Currently Not Accepting New Patients
Currently Not Accepting New Patients

Main Office

400 Taylor Blvd Suite 301 Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
2400 Balfour Road Suite 300
Brentwood, CA 94513

Affiliations

John Muir Health Walnut Creek Medical Center

John Muir Health Concord Medical Center

Sub-specialties

About

Dr. Robert Algar graduated from the University of the South, Sewanee in Tennessee with a Bachelor of Arts in literature. After studying literature, Dr. Algar went on to study medicine at Vanderbilt University. From 1999 to 2003 he completed a residency in neurology at New York Hospital (Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University) and the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. He was selected to serve as chief neurology resident for 2002-2003. In 2004, he completed additional training in Neurophysiology (EMG, Nerve Conduction Studies and EEG) at New York Hospital and the Weill Cornell Peripheral Neuropathy Center. Dr. Algar joined the Neurology Medical Group of Diablo Valley in 2004, which joined BASS in 2015. Dr. Algar maintains a special interest in peripheral neuropathy.

Dr. Audrey "Lisa" Arzamendi is double board-certified in internal medicine and endocrinology. Since 2012, she has specialized in diabetes, obesity and metabolism, thyroid disease (including Hashimoto's and Graves'), polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and sex hormone disorders, adrenal and pituitary dysfunction, osteoporosis, parathyroid/calcium disorders, and thyroid and parathyroid nodules and cancers. She is highly trained in ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy of the thyroid (99% diagnostic rate).

Dr. Arzamendi is committed to safe and established medical treatments, and prides herself on staying informed about emerging therapies and research-supported non-prescription options. She is experienced working with all forms of brand-name and generic thyroid medications, and as a type 1 diabetic herself, has first-hand knowledge of nearly all available prescription and technological diabetic treatments, to best support patients in selecting their optimal diabetes treatment regimens.

Dr. Arzamendi graduated with honors from Stanford University, with a BA in Human Biology and a concentration in Health & Human Performance.  She attended UC San Diego School of Medicine (receiving a federal NIH National Cancer Institute fellowship), and completed her internal medicine residency at Kaiser Pemanente’s Santa Clara Medical Center.  Her endocrinology training was completed at UC Davis Medical Center. She previously practiced in California's South Bay before relocating to open her practice in Walnut Creek in 2020. Dr. Arzamendi was a Stanford varsity athlete and still enjoys running, hiking, tennis, rowing, and other outdoor activities. She loves spending time with her husband and many pets, and looks forward to being your doctor!

Conditions Treated

  • Alternative and second opinions in surgical and non surgical conditions
  • Anal Abscess/Fistula
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Incontinence
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Bleeding
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ostomy
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Polyps of the Colon & Rectum 
  • Pruritis - ani / anal itching 
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Conditions Treated

  • Alternative and second opinions in surgical and non surgical conditions
  • Anal Abscess/Fistula
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Incontinence
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Bleeding
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ostomy
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Polyps of the Colon & Rectum 
  • Pruritis - ani / anal itching 
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Conditions Treated

  • Alternative and second opinions in surgical and non surgical conditions
  • Anal Abscess/Fistula
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Incontinence
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Bleeding
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ostomy
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Polyps of the Colon & Rectum 
  • Pruritis - ani / anal itching 
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education

Medical School: Sewanee University of the South in Tennessee
Internship: New York-Presbyterian Hospital (Weill Cornell Medical Center)
Residency: New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Memorial Sloan- Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship: New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Hospital for Special Surgery

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Main Office

400 Taylor Blvd Suite 301 Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Affiliations

John Muir Health Walnut Creek Medical Center

John Muir Health Concord Medical Center

Sub-specialties

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