inSite Digestive Health Care Introduces Office in Santa Barbara

Two Offices in Santa Barbara County Now Open

SANTA BARBARA, CA (JANUARY 2020) – Santa Barbara Gastroenterology Consultants is the newest inSite Digestive Health Care affiliated practice. The Santa Barbara office is conveniently located at 2403 Castillo St., Suite 201 and the Santa Ynez office is located at 2050 Vibord Rd. The group is accepting new patients in January 2020.

Dr. Brent Kovacs, Dr. Edward Bentley, Dr. Thomas Aguirre, Dr. Elliot Birnstein, and Physician Assistant Rachel Dorsett have been proudly serving patients in Santa Barbara County for more than 40 years. The providers are specialists in the area of intestinal and liver disease, and are certified in both Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine.

Santa Barbara Gastroenterology Consultants chose to join inSite Digestive because of its commitment to quality patient care and cutting edge technology. The Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez offices will be the 25th and 26th locations in the inSite Digestive Health Care network.

Ken Hepps, M.D., Managing Physician of inSite said, “We are thrilled to add high quality physicians like Drs. Kovac, Bentley, Aguirre, and Birnstein to our network.” He noted that the expansion to yet another California county reflects inSite’s commitment to the private practice of gastroenterology, adding “We continue to believe that independent physicians, with the resources of a large group behind them, can deliver comprehensive community-based care to the full spectrum of patients with digestive health needs and illnesses.” inSite is comprised of 67 physicians and serves patients across California.

The physicians at inSite Digestive Health Care, Santa Barbara specialize in various areas of comprehensive gastrointestinal care, including routine Colonoscopy and Endoscopy, ulcerative colitis, crohn’s disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, helicobacter pylori, and irritable bowel syndrome.

With offices located in Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez, the group provides hassle-free and high-quality patient care to meet patients’ digestive health needs.

To schedule an appointment, please call: 805.682.3585, or visit

About inSite Digestive Health Care

Founded in 2012, inSite Digestive Health Care combines the talent and resources of its medical professionals and administrative staff to achieve excellence in healthcare delivery. The largest private practice gastroenterology group in California, inSite has grown to 67 physicians and 30 Advanced Practice Professionals serving communities in 8 counties around the state.  The organization offers its patients state of the art care, cutting edge technology, research, and a wide range of ancillary services making inSite Digestive Health Care a truly comprehensive digestive health care provider. To learn more, visit


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