Dr. Ara Dikranian, MD

Dr. Ara Dikranian, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Ara Dikranian, MD is a rheumatology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1995 and specializes in rheumatology.

3633 Camino Del Rio S Ste 300

San Diego, CA 92108

Contact Information

(619) 287-9730

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Dikranian performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Dikranian's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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4  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

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Calif Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Ucsd Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Calif Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dikranian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dikranian's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dikranian to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Dikranian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Dikranian is a wonderful Doctor. He saw me from a very bad state of disability back to a happy healthy individual. He is patient, warm and friendly. I highly recommend him.
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Dr. Dikranian is truly compassionate and caring. He has been most helpful and is understanding of my medical conditions.
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After a recurrence of PMR, the nurse said she wasn't allowed to reach contact him and she would get back to me in a couple of days!. He doesn't believe in communicating through patient portals like Follow My Health. On two occasions it was three days before I got a response from his nurse.I was in...more
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I would never go back to or recommend Dr. DIKranian as a physician. I have had rheumatoid arthritis for 27 years and have seen several doctors relating to this disease however I have never encountered a doctor with such strict and unbending rules pertaining to appointments. My last appointment with...more
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Dr Dikranian is knowledgeable and explains the situation and options well. He has a very positive and calm demeanor
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