Dr. Anita Gorwara, MD

Dr. Anita Gorwara, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
(21)
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Dr. Anita Gorwara, MD is a family medicine specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1994 and specializes in family medicine, adolescent medicine, and more.Read her story

1831 Wilshire Blvd Ste B

Santa Monica, CA 90403

Contact Information

(310) 829-8903

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Oscar Insurance Corporation
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gorwara's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
Back Pain
Bladder Diseases
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Cold Sore
Colposcopy
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Dehydration
Dermatitis
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Erectile Dysfunction
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Influenza (Flu)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Motion Sickness
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
Partial Lung Collapse
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Polyneuropathy
Pregnancy Test
Prostatitis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rapid Flu Test
Rash
Reflux Esophagitis
Rib Fracture
Ringworm
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shingles
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Biopsy
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sore Throat
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Gorwara was inspired to become a family physician at the age of 14 while she was in Boarding School in Northern India. She was influenced by the school doctor who visited the infirmary daily. At one point Dr. Gorwara had become very ill, and was...

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    Mc Of Delaware
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1995
    Mc Of Delaware
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1994

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Gorwara's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gorwara

3.7

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(14)
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2 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(6)

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Extremely rude, unkind and unprofessional. I’m in the medical field and was surprised by her unprofessionalism. I believe she will take advantage of people who do no know their medical rights. Seek help elsewhere.
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Dr Gorwara was our family doctor for few years. And I couldn't be happier to find such a great doctor. She took a great care of us, specially my daughter. I'm sad that my insurance doesn't cover her new medical group. It's not easy to find a doctor who spend time with you, listens and take...Read More
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Dr. Anita is a fantastic and personable physician. I appreciate her work style and ethic, she is always so caring and tends to her patients making us feel like we are heard in each of our visits. I had to schedule a last minute appointment very close to a holiday week, and it was so easy and...Read More
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Dr. Gorwara is an excellent listener and compassionate doctor. She really digs deep into unusual problems. I have recommended many friends who also see her as their PCP.
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Dr. Gorwara is a wonderful doctor. She is very qualified in what she does and has helped me a lot during my upcoming surgery.. I had many questions to ask and I know I can depend on her to guide me. . I can always count on her for best advice. She is caring friendly, and takes personal interest...Read More
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Aetna
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Aetna Test PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna POS
Commercial HMO
Health Net
Health Net HMO
Oscar Insurance Corporation
SCAN Health Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Commercial HMO

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