Dr. Athena Philis-Tsimikas, MD

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Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism • Female • Age 50

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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La Jolla Office
La Jolla Office
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Scripps Whittier Diabetes Inst
10140 Campus Point Dr
San Diego, CA 92121
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    Dr. Philis-Tsimikas' Experience

    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

    Board Certifications

    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Juvenile Diabetes
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
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    Background Check for Dr. Philis-Tsimikas

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Athens / College of Medicine / School of Health Science National & Kapodistrian

    Internship Hospital

    Stamford Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    Med Ctr Ctrl Mass

    Fellowship Hospital

    Scripps Clin-Rsch Found
    U Calif
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Philis-Tsimikas & Staff

    • English
    • Greek
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    Is Dr. Philis-Tsimikas accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    La Jolla Office
    10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 554-7876 (Office)
    (858) 554-8065 (Fax)
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    Scripps Whittier Diabetes Inst
    10140 Campus Point Dr
    San Diego, CA 92121
    (877) 944-8843 (Office)
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    Dr. Philis-Tsimikas' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Philis-Tsimikas
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Philis-Tsimikas to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
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