Dr. Achal Dhupa, MD

Dr. Achal Dhupa, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
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Age 54
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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
  • 11 More

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Dr. Dhupa's Experience

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Dr. Dhupa's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Pulmonology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dhupa "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 "LIfe"- The LATEST technology available ( SCRIPPS, La Jolla, CA.) - "Evidence based": The Latest in Medicine, Science, Literature. END-Of-LIFE: A Transition to "Comfort Care" Liberation from "Heroic measures: & to allow Dignity at the End.-"AUM""

2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

4  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

52  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dhupa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Swahili

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dhupa's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dhupa to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Dhupa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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...more
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