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Dr. John Bestoso, MD

Nephrology
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Map Pin Small La Jolla, CA
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Overview of Dr. John Bestoso, MD

Dr. John Bestoso, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in La Jolla, CA. They completed their fellowship with University of California, San Diego

Dr. Bestoso works at Mercy Physicians Medical Group,Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Hyperkalemia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Bestoso's Office Locations

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    Scripps Clinic
    10710 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 554-9765
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

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  • Scripps Green Hospital
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

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    About Dr. John Bestoso, MD

    Specialties
    • Nephrology
    Specialties
    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1295721884
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of California, San Diego
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Naval Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER PORTSMOUTH
    Internship

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Bestoso accepts Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of California, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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

    Dr. Bestoso works at Mercy Physicians Medical Group,Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, CA. View the full address on Dr. Bestoso’s profile.

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

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Bestoso. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Bestoso.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Bestoso, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Bestoso appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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