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Dr. Laura Likar, MD

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33 years of experience
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Overview

Dr. Laura Likar, MD is a Pulmonologist in Santa Cruz, CA. They specialize in Pulmonary Disease, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from University of New Mexico School of Medicine and is affiliated with Dominican Hospital.

Dr. Likar works at Dignity Health Medical Group - Dominican in Santa Cruz, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Asthma along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Locations

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    Dignity Health Medical Group - Dominican
    1595 Soquel Dr Ste 230, Santa Cruz, CA 95065 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
    Monday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Blue Shield of California
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • MultiPlan

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    Feb 26, 2021
    Knowledgeable. Kind. Excellent care. Highly recommended.
    Jennifer L Pitino — Feb 26, 2021
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    About Dr. Laura Likar, MD

    Specialties
    • Pulmonary Disease
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Female
    Gender
    NPI Number
    • 1649205733
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of VT
    Residency
    Internship
    • U of VT
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of New Mexico School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Dominican Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Laura Likar, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Likar is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

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

    Dr. Likar works at Dignity Health Medical Group - Dominican in Santa Cruz, CA. View the full address on Dr. Likar’s profile.

    Dr. Likar has seen patients for Asthma, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Likar on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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