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Dr. Andrew King, MD

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39 years of experience

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Overview

Dr. Andrew King, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in La Jolla, CA. They specialize in Nephrology, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Northwestern University and is affiliated with Scripps Green Hospital and Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.

They frequently treat conditions like Secondary Renovascular Hypertension, Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease and Calcium Metabolism Disorders along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    9850 Genesee Ave # 440, La Jolla, CA 92037 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 453-5944
  2. 2
    320 Santa Fe Dr #108, Encinitas, CA 92024 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (760) 436-4558

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  • Scripps Green Hospital
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

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Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
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Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
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Calcium Metabolism Disorders

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    Jul 01, 2019
    One of the finest men/Physicians I have seen! Compassionate, engaging, interested in your reason for your visit with him! He is also held in high esteem by his colleagues as evidenced by his being elected chief of staff at Scripps Green Hospital. Much more to say about this fine man!! If you have been told by your primary to see a Nephrologist, this doc is your man!!
    John S. Hersh — Jul 01, 2019
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    About Dr. Andrew King, MD

    Specialties
    • Nephrology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1487615886
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Northwestern University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. King has an average wait time of Under 10 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. King has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. King has seen patients for Secondary Renovascular Hypertension, Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease and Calcium Metabolism Disorders, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. King on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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