Dr. Achal Dhupa, MD

Dr. Achal Dhupa, MD

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Dr. Achal Dhupa, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from North Shore University Hospital North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System in 1989 and specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease.

9850 Genesee Ave Ste 780

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 625-7200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • CareSource
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Husky Health
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Dr. Dhupa's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Acute Bronchitis
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Arterial Line Insertion
Asbestosis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Breath Testing
Breathing Disorders
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Central Line Insertion
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Emphysema
Empyema
End-of-Life Issues
Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
Goodpasture's Disease
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Influenza (Flu)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Intubation
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Mechanical Ventilation
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Fibrosis
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Pulmonary Procedures
Respiratory Diseases
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Swine Flu
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tuberculosis
Vascular Disease
Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

PULMONARY ( LUNG ) MEDICINE: Provide care. An "Evidence Based" & Progressive. A level of Excellence in Medicine- With YOUR Treatment, & Ultimate recovery -the Goal of Care. /To achieve a Level of Stabilization.. INTENSIVE (CRITICAL) CARE: To save ...

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

  • 2002
    St Vincents Hospital Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 1999
    Northshore University Hospital, Forest Hills, Ny
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1989
    Madras Medical College, University Of Madras, India
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1989
    Govt Gen Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1989
    North Shore University Hospital North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • French
  • Hindi
  • Swahili
  • English

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Dr. Dhupa took good care of me while he was in ICU. He helped me get through a difficult period after surgery. I highly recommend him.
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My daughter contacted a staph infection that resulted in her having a stroke. The staph infection settled in several parts of her body and was eating away bone and tissue. She had two major operations on her vertebrae, open heart surgery to replace a valve, insertion to relieve fluid from her...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna Test
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Financial Group
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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