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Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya, MD

Neurosurgery*
Map Pin Small San Diego, CA
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya, MD

Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in San Diego, CA. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from ALLEGHENY GENERAL HOSPITAL / SCHOOL OF MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY and is affiliated with Tri-City Medical Center.

Dr. Tantuwaya works at Practice in San Diego, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona and Cigna 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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    Lokesh Tantuwaya M.d. Inc.
    7830 Clairemont Mesa Blvd Ste 203, San Diego, CA 92111 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (858) 300-2626

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  • Tri-City Medical Center

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    About Dr. Lokesh Tantuwaya, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hindi
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    NPI Number
    • 1124066097
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • ALLEGHENY GENERAL HOSPITAL / SCHOOL OF MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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