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Dr. Vijayalakshmi Wijeyakumar, MD

Nephrology*
5.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Fountain Valley, CA
Accepting new patients
48 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Vijayalakshmi Wijeyakumar, MD

Dr. Vijayalakshmi Wijeyakumar, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Fountain Valley, CA. They specialize in Nephrology, has 48 years of experience, and is board certified in Nephrology. They graduated from University of Peradeniya and is affiliated with Hoag Hospital Newport Beach, Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center and South Coast Global Medical Center. Dr. Wijeyakumar, completed a residency at United Hosps. Patients rated Dr. Wijeyakumar an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Wijeyakumar works at Practice in Fountain Valley, CA with other offices in Garden Grove, CA and La Jolla, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem, Anthem Blue Cross 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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Dr. Wijeyakumar's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    11100 Warner Ave Ste 218, Fountain Valley, CA 92708 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (714) 641-9696
    Monday
    09:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    09:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    09:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    09:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    09:30 - 17:00
  2. 2
    Dao Medical Group
    9191 Westminster Ave Ste 207, Garden Grove, CA 92844 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (714) 899-2000
  3. 3
    Balboa Nephrology Medical Group Inc.
    4225 Executive Sq Ste 450, La Jolla, CA 92037 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (714) 641-9696

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  • Hoag Hospital Newport Beach
  • Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
  • South Coast Global Medical Center

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    About Dr. Vijayalakshmi Wijeyakumar, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 48 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1053491332
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • ST BARNABAS HOSPITAL
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • United Hosps
    Residency
    Internship
    • United Hosps
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Peradeniya
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Nephrology
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