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Dr. Savita Bhakta, MD

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Dr. Savita Bhakta, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in La Jolla, CA. They specialize in Psychiatry, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in Psychiatry. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF BOMBAY / LOKMANYA TILAK MUNICIPAL MEDICAL COLLEGE.

Dr. Bhakta works at UCSD Department of Psychiatry in La Jolla, CA. 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.

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    UCSD Department of Psychiatry
    8950 Villa La Jolla Dr Ste C101, La Jolla, CA 92037 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 249-1680

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    About Dr. Savita Bhakta, MD

    Specialties
    • Psychiatry
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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    • English
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF BOMBAY / LOKMANYA TILAK MUNICIPAL MEDICAL COLLEGE
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    • Psychiatry
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    Dr. Savita Bhakta, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Bhakta is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Bhakta works at UCSD Department of Psychiatry in La Jolla, CA. View the full address on Dr. Bhakta’s profile.

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