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Dr. Vinay Sunku, MD

Nephrology*
3.3 (3)
Map Pin Small Lancaster, CA
Accepting new patients
43 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Vinay Sunku, MD

Dr. Vinay Sunku, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Lancaster, CA. They specialize in Nephrology, has 43 years of experience. They graduated from Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences and is affiliated with Adventist Health Tehachapi Valley, Southwest Healthcare Palmdale Regional Medical Center, Antelope Valley Hospital and Northern Inyo Hospital. Dr. Sunku, completed a residency at Long Island Jewish Mc. Patients rated Dr. Sunku an average 3.3 star rating.

Dr. Sunku works at Vinay Sunku MD Inc in Lancaster, CA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem 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. Sunku's Office Locations

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    Vinay Sunku MD Inc
    43932 15th St W Ste 101, Lancaster, CA 93534 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (661) 945-2299

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  • Adventist Health Tehachapi Valley
  • Southwest Healthcare Palmdale Regional Medical Center
  • Antelope Valley Hospital
  • Northern Inyo Hospital

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    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 43 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hindi, Kannada and Telugu
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    NPI Number
    • 1326039405
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
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    Residency
    • Long Island Jewish Mc
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    Medical Education
    • Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University Of Health Sciences
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    Dr. Vinay Sunku, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Sunku is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Sunku works at Vinay Sunku MD Inc in Lancaster, CA. View the full address on Dr. Sunku’s profile.

    Dr. Sunku speaks Hindi, Kannada and Telugu.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Sunku. The overall rating for this provider is 3.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sunku.

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