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Dr. Elaine Kaptein, MD

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Dr. Elaine Kaptein, MD is an Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Los Angeles, CA. They specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, has 49 years of experience, and is board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology. They graduated from University of Saskatchewan / College of Medicine.

Dr. Kaptein works at Davita Total Renal Cr Kdny Ctr in Los Angeles, CA. They are accepting new patients and accepts Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    2310 Alcazar St, Los Angeles, CA 90033 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (323) 441-9966

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    Specialties
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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    Years of Experience
    • 49 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • 1306872783
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    Education & Certifications

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    • University Of Southern California
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    • McGill U Hosp
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    • McGill U Hosp
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    • University of Saskatchewan / College of Medicine
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    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology, Internal Medicine and Nephrology
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    Dr. Kaptein works at Davita Total Renal Cr Kdny Ctr in Los Angeles, CA. View the full address on Dr. Kaptein’s profile.

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