Dr. Akther Kotha

Dr. Akther Kotha

Welcoming new patients

Specialty

  • Rheumatology (Board Certified)

Advanced Degree

  • Medical Doctor (MD)

Locations

  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 619-229-1995
    8860 Center Drive, Suite 400
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    Hours:
    Mon., Thurs., 1 pm to 5 pm
    Wed., 9 am to noon
  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 619-205-0120
    374 H St., Suite 201
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    Hours:
    Tue., 9 am to noon
  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 760-291-1919
    637 E. Grand Ave.
    Escondido, CA 92025

Biographical Details

Age: 67
In practice since: 1988
Gender: Female

Additional Languages Spoken

  • Telugu

Medical Group

Hospital Affiliations

Education

  • Medical School: Gandhi Medical College (India)
  • Internship: Gandhi Medical College (India)
  • Residency: Saint Peter's Medical Center

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
    Health Fund HMO, HMO, Open Choice PPO, Select Choice HMO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    California HMO, Plus POS
  • Blue Shield
    HMO, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Care1st
    Medi/Medi
  • Cash/Self pay
  • CIGNA
    HMO, PPOs
  • Commercial/Indemnity Insurance
  • Health Net
    ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO
  • Medicare
    Assignment, UHC-AARP MedicareCompleteValue, UHC-AARP MediComplete Premier, UHC-AARP MediCompleteEssential, UHC-Secure Horizons Retiree, UHC-Sharp Secure Horizons
  • Medicare/Medi-Cal
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Choice HMO, Performance HMO, Performance Plus, Premier HMO, Value HMO
  • United Healthcare
    Choice HMO, Options PPO, Signature Value HMO
  • VEBA
    Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO

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Treatments & Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Lupus

Practice Features

  • Second Opinions

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  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 619-229-1995
    8860 Center Drive, Suite 400
    La Mesa, CA 91942
  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 619-205-0120
    374 H St., Suite 201
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
  • Sharp Community Medical Group
    Phone: 760-291-1919
    637 E. Grand Ave.
    Escondido, CA 92025

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