Dr. Amara Lai, MD

Dr. Amara Lai, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Dr. Amara Lai, MD is a family medicine specialist in National City, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Oregon Health Sciences University in 2009 and specializes in family medicine.

217 Highland Ave

National City, CA 91950

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Community Health Network
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Dr. Lai's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breastfeeding Counseling
  • Breathing Treatment
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Food Poisoning
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Genital Warts
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hives
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Indigestion
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lab Service
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pap Smear
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Sore Throat
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Well New Born Care
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wounds
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

Care Philosophy

Thank you for the opportunity to care for you and your family. It is an honor and a responsibility for which I am grateful. It is my hope that you will feel comfortable and valued here. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to improve your experience. We want to be your medical home, where you receive high-quality primary care and coordinated specialist care to meet your needs.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2012
University Of Arizona College Of Medicine Faculty Development Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2010
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2009
Oregon Health Sciences University
Medical School
2005
George Fox University
Undergraduate School
2012
2012
2010
2009
2005

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Community Health Network
Medicaid
Medicaid of California
Medi-Cal
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Molina Healthcare
Molina