About Lenna Martyak, MD
Lenna A. Martyak, MD, is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Gastroenterology. She earned her medical education at the Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. It was here where her passion grew for community service. She has volunteered in various projects since early on, and she has been a part of several community organizations. For example, Dr. Martyak started a committee to encourage other medical students to participate in community activities. She helped to open a shelter for homeless women and children in Washington, DC, and she mentored teenage girls at the Boys and Girls Club.
Dr. Martyak’s medical services include Luminal diseases of the GI tract, and she is known for her warm bedside manner and excellent listening skills. She is extremely excited to be a part of the Southern California Medical Gastroenterology Group and the practice of gastroenterology in Santa Monica. When she is not working in her office, you can often find her providing services to patients at the Venice Family Clinic free of charge.
Dr. Martyak is a dedicated educator, and she spends a substantial amount of her spare time training medical students and residents at various hospitals throughout the Los Angeles area. Through these and other projects, Dr. Martyak exemplifies our philosophy of giving back to the community.
For fun, Dr. Martyak enjoys getting outdoors. She enjoys hiking, bodyboarding, snowboarding, and spending time with her husband and family.
My physician is always on top regarding my health concerns. An excellent physician.Real Patient
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Doctor Martyak is extremely nice and professional she makes you feel goodEven when if it is bad.Providence Patient
I like to know as much about my condition as possible. Dr Martyak taught me much more than I expectedProvidence Patient
Dr Martyak was friendly and attentive and prescribed a course of action to address my symptomsProvidence Patient
I was very impressed with Dr. Martyak, the nurses and office staff.Providence Patient
This is a wonderful provider and her staff is the same. It does take quite a while to get on the schedule but it's worth it. I have already referred others to this practice. She's the tops.Providence Patient
It's been a pleasure seeing Dr Martyak. She figured out what was going on with me while I was in the hospital (which was very complex), and reassured me too. I will be forever grateful to her for her help. I trust and respect her immensely, and am glad I can remain under her care.Providence Patient
I really appreciate her she is awesome and very friendly, fast and most important on time doctorProvidence Patient
I felt I was really listened to, and was pleased that Dr. Martyak viewed my concerns with a woman's health issue in mind.Providence Patient
Dr. Martyak is so knowledgable, accessible and easy to understand. She never, ever makes me feel rushed. I leave her feeling as if there is a solution to any issues I bring. She is truly one of the best doctors I have and I am so grateful for her expertise. Dr. Martyak is also a very kind and compassionate person.Providence Patient
Found Dr. Martyak to be very thorough and thoughtful about my issue and suggested a new approach that seems to be working well. She spent sufficient time with me.Providence Patient