Bariatric Services

Bariatric Services

ellnerJullie Ellner, MD
Ellner Bariatric
5555 Reservoir Dr., Suite 203
San Diego, CA 92120
619.286.7866

Dr. Ellner performs surgical and non-surgical procedures for weight loss. She earned her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA. At the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, she completed a general surgery residency.

Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

tapscottMark Tapscott, DO
5555 Reservoir Dr., Suite 203
San Diego, CA 92120
619.287.2590

Medical degree earned from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Residency at Humana Hospital in West Palm Beach FL. Colon/rectal surgery residency and internship at Columbia Hospital. Board certified colon and rectal surgery.


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General Surgery

General Surgery

Phillip-DickinsonPhillip Dickinson, MD
8554 La Mesa Blvd.
La Mesa, CA 91942
619.464.4469

Medical degree earned from Howard University College of Medicine Washington DC. General surgery residency at Albany Medical Center NY. Special interest in hernia, breast cancer and weight-loss surgery. Fluent in Spanish. Certified American College of Surgeons.


Leah Farinas, MD
1050 B Ave., Suite C
Coronado, CA 92118
619.522.2900


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Gynecology

Gynecology

Elise-BrownElise Brown, MD
6719 Alvarado Road, Suite 302
San Diego, CA 92120
619.229.6585

Medical degree earned from Chicago Medical School. OB/GYN residency at MetroHealth Medical Center Cleveland. Certified American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.


Parvin Mani, MD
San Diego Cosmetic Laser Clinic
5555 Reservoir Dr., Suite 208
San Diego, CA 92120
619.583.7555


wittgrovePerri Lynne Wittgrove, MD
6719 Alvarado Road, Suite 302
San Diego, CA 92120
619.229.6585

Medical degree earned from the University of Maryland. OB/GYN residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital Dallas. Fluent in Spanish. Certified American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.


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Orthopedics

Orthopedics

Brooke Ballard, MD
5555 Reservoir Drive, Suite 104
San Deigo, CA 92120
619.286.9483


batesJames Bates, MD
Medical Director
Alvarado Orthopedic Medical Group
5555 Reservoir Drive, Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92120
619.286.9480
AlvaradoOrtho.com

Medical degree earned from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Surgical internship at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego and orthopedic surgery training at the Hospital for Special Surgery at Cornell University. US Navy Flight Surgeon and US Navy Diving Medical Officer, commissioned as a captain in the US Naval Reserve. Certified American College of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


ChamRoman B. Cham, MD
7369 El Cajon Blvd., Suite B
La Mesa, CA 91941

Medical degree earned from State University of New York Buffalo, orthopedic residency also in Buffalo. Certified American College of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


hackerScott Hacker, MD
Grossmont Orthopaedic Medical Group
5565 Grossmont Center Drive #256
La Mesa, CA 91942
619.315.0313

Medical degree earned from University of California Irvine, following a master’s degree in orthopedic biomechanics and research fellowship. Surgical internship and orthopedic residency at the University of Washington College of Medicine. Sports medicine fellowship at Steadman Hawkins Sports Medicine Clinic Vail CO. Certified American College of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


Jonathan-MyerJonathan Myer, MD
San Diego Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Center
6719 Alvarado Road, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92120
619.229.3932
SDSM.net

Medical degree earned from Hahnemann University School of Medicine PA. Orthopedic surgery residency at Montefiore Medical Center NY. Sports medicine fellowship at Southern CA Center for Sports Medicine Long Beach. Certified American College of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


Lan Nguyen, DO
3750 Convoy St., Suite 116
San Diego, CA 92111
858.278.8110


David Petersen, MD
655 Euclid Ave, Suite 301
National City, CA 91950
844.484.4267


Ralph Rynning, MD
Alvarado Orthopedic Medical Group
5555 Reservoir Drive, Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92120
619.286.9480
AlvaradoOrtho.com


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Otolaryngology

Otolaryngology

John Hilinski, MD
3720 4th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
619.296.3223


Theodore Mazer, MD
6699 Alvarado Road, Suite 2209
San Diego, CA 92120
619.583.8990


olearyMichael O’Leary, MD
Senta Clinic
3590 Camino Del Rio North
San Diego, CA 92108
619.229.4903
SentaClinic.com

Medical degree earned from Georgetown University Medical Center Washington DC. Internship and residency at the Naval Hospital San Diego. Advanced training in neurotology at the House Ear Clinic Los Angeles, and skull-based surgery and microvascular surgery at Washington University Saint Louis. Certified American College of Otolaryngology.


weeksBrian Weeks, MD
Senta Clinic
3590 Camino Del Rio North
San Diego, CA 92108
619.229.4902
SentaClinic.com

Medical degree earned from University of Michigan Medical School Ann Arbor. General surgery internship, research fellowship and otolaryngology residency at Baylor College of Medicine Houston. Advanced training in endoscopic sinus surgery, minimally invasive surgery of head and neck, and head and neck reconstruction. Certified American College of Otolaryngology.


Sirius Yoo, MD
6645 Alvarado Road, Suite 4000
San Diego, CA 92120
858.381.4801


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Pain Medicine

Pain Medicine

Hussein Abdulhadi, MD
6645 Alvarado Rd., Suite 253
San Diego, CA 92120
619-326-0326

Medical degree earned from American University of Beirut Lebanon. Internal medicine residency at Maryland General Hospital Baltimore. Physical medicine/rehabilitation residency at Harvard Medical School. Certified American Board of Pain Medicine.


David Hiller, MD
8851 Fletcher Parkway, Suite 360
La Mesa, CA 91942
619.460.2700


Paul-KimPaul Kim, MD
7801 Mission Center Court, Suite 310
San Diego, CA 92108
619.543.0144
SanDiegoPainMd.com

Medical degree earned from Chicago Medical School. Surgery residency at LAC-USC Medical Center Los Angeles. Anesthesiology residency and fellowship at UCLA Medical Center Los Angeles. Fluent in Korean. Certified American Board of Anesthesiology.


tantuwayaLokesh Tantuwaya, MD
Coastal Neurosurgery & Spine Associates
7830 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., Suite 203
San Diego, CA 92111
866.333.7580
CNSSpine.com

Medical degree earned from Northwestern University Chicago. Neurosurgery residency at Allegheny General Hospital Pittsburgh PA. Fellowship in interventional neuroradiology at the University of California San Diego. Certified American College of Spine Surgeons.


Joshua Pal, MD
690 Otay Lake Road, Suite 110
Chula Vista, CA 91910
619.941.2377


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Pain Medicine

Pain Medicine

Hussein Abdulhadi, MD
6645 Alvarado Rd., Suite 253
San Diego, CA 92120
619-326-0326

Medical degree earned from American University of Beirut Lebanon. Internal medicine residency at Maryland General Hospital Baltimore. Physical medicine/rehabilitation residency at Harvard Medical School. Certified American Board of Pain Medicine.


David Hiller, MD
8851 Fletcher Parkway, Suite 360
La Mesa, CA 91942
619.460.2700


Paul-KimPaul Kim, MD
7801 Mission Center Court, Suite 310
San Diego, CA 92108
619.543.0144
SanDiegoPainMd.com

Medical degree earned from Chicago Medical School. Surgery residency at LAC-USC Medical Center Los Angeles. Anesthesiology residency and fellowship at UCLA Medical Center Los Angeles. Fluent in Korean. Certified American Board of Anesthesiology.


tantuwayaLokesh Tantuwaya, MD
Coastal Neurosurgery & Spine Associates
7830 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., Suite 203
San Diego, CA 92111
866.333.7580
CNSSpine.com

Medical degree earned from Northwestern University Chicago. Neurosurgery residency at Allegheny General Hospital Pittsburgh PA. Fellowship in interventional neuroradiology at the University of California San Diego. Certified American College of Spine Surgeons.


Joshua Pal, MD
690 Otay Lake Road, Suite 110
Chula Vista, CA 91910
619.941.2377


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Podiatry

Podiatry

fabrikantJerry Fabrikant, DPM
5565 Grossmont Center Drive, Building 3, Suite 363
La Mesa, CA 91942
619.465.3443
JerryFabrikant.com

Podiatric medical degree earned from California College of Podiatric Medicine San Francisco. Podiatric surgical residency at College Park Hospital San Diego. Certified American Board of Podiatric Surgery, American Board of Primary Orthopedics and Podiatric Medicine, and American Academy of Pain Management.


kleinerDaniel Kleiner, DPM
10201 Mission Gorge Road, Suite K
Santee, CA 92071
619.449.9100

Podiatric medical degree earned from New York College of Podiatric Medicine, following graduate degree in pharmacology, Postgraduate externship at Colorado Foot Clinic Denver. Certified American Podiatric Medical Specialties Board and American Council Podiatric Physicians and Surgeons.


Jeremiah Maloney, DPM
10225 Austin Drive, Suite 101
Spring Valley, CA 91978
619.670.1535

Podiatric medical degree earned from California College of Podiatric Medicine San Francisco. Podiatric surgical residency at Hayward Vespers Hospital CA. Certified American Board of Podiatric Surgery.


triolo2Donald Triolo, DPM
6699 Alvarado Road, Suite 2201
San Diego, CA 92120
619.583.8160

Podiatric medical degree earned from Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine Chicago. Podiatric residency at College Park Hospital San Diego. Certified American Board of Podiatric Surgery.


Melchior-ValloneMelchior Vallone, DPM
5129 Garfield Street
La Mesa, CA 91941
619.465.3200

Podiatric medical degree earned from New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Podiatric surgical residency at Hillside and Heartland Community Hospitals San Diego. Certified American Board of Podiatric Surgery.


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Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

James Amsberry, MD
5565 Grossmont Center Diver
La Mesa, CA 91942
619.464.3353


Barry Handler, MD
6699 Alvarado Road, Suite 2305
San Diego, CA 92120
619.583.4222


Jose Otero, MD
6367 Alvarado Court, Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92120
619.229.1211


poustiTom Pousti, MD
Pousti Plastic Surgery
8851 Center Drive, Suite 300
San Diego, CA 91942
619.466.8851
PoustiPlasticSurgery.com

Medical degree and general surgery residency at the University of California Irvine. Fellowship in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School. Certified American College of Surgeons and American College of Plastic Surgeons.


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Spine Surgery

Spine Surgery

finkenbergJohn G. Finkenberg, MD
Alvarado Orthopedic Medical Group
5555 Reservoir Drive, Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92120
619.286.9480
AlvaradoOrtho.com

Medical degree earned from UCLA, with orthopedic residency at Harbor/UCLA. Fellowship in advanced spinal reconstruction surgery at John Hopkins University Hospital Maryland. Certified American College of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


kimCholl Kim, MD, PhD
Spine Institute of San Diego
6719 Alvarado Road, Suite 308
San Diego, CA 92120
619.265.7912
SDSpineInstitute.com

Medical degree earned from Harvard Medical School. Orthopedic surgery residency at the University of California San Diego. Fellowship in spine surgery at the Mayo Clinic. A pioneer and national expert in computer-assisted minimally invasive spine surgery. Certified American College of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


raiszadehKamshad Raiszadeh, MD
Spine Institute of San Diego
6719 Alvarado Road, Suite 308
San Diego, CA 92120
619.265.7912
SDSpineInstitute.com

Medical degree earned from University of California San Francisco. Internship and orthopedic surgery residency at t University of California Davis. Pediatric and adult spine fellowship at the Hospital for Joint Disease New York. Certified American College of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


ramin-raisadehRamin Raiszadeh, MD
Spine Institute of San Diego
6719 Alvarado Road, Suite 308
San Diego, CA 92120
619.265.7912
SDSpineInstitute.com

Medical degree, internship and orthopedic surgery residency at Baylor College of Medicine Houston; recipient Paul Harrington Award for Research. Fellowship in pediatric and adult spine surgery at University of Texas Houston. Certified American College of Orthopaedic Surgeons.


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Urology

Urology

Martin-D-BastubaMartin D. Bastuba, MD
6699 Alvarado Road, Suite 2207
San Diego, CA 92120
619.286.3520
MartinBastuba.com

Medical degree earned from Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit. Internship and surgery residency at Emory University Atlanta. Fellowship in male infertility and sexual dysfunction at Boston University School of Medicine. Certified American College of Urology.


Scott Brown, MD
8851 Center Drive, Suite 208
La Mesa, CA 91942
619.828.1000


Irwin Goldstein, MD
6719 Alvarado Road, Suite 108
San Diego, CA 92120
619.265.8865


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