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Dr. Athena Philis-Tsimikas, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism •  Female • Age 55

Dr. Philis-Tsimikas

La Jolla Office

9898 Genesee Ave La Jolla, CA 92037
Accepting new patients

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(858) 554-8116

Dr. Athena Philis-Tsimikas, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Athens U Med Sch in 1988 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

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Dr. Philis-Tsimikas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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. Philis-Tsimikas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diabetes Counseling
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Philis-Tsimikas performs Diabetes Counseling more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Philis-Tsimikas performs this procedure more than 95% of her peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Philis-Tsimikas treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Philis-Tsimikas treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Diabetes Type 1
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Philis-Tsimikas treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 72% of her peers

Dr. Philis-Tsimikas treats this condition more than 72% of her peers

Dr. Philis-Tsimikas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Thyroid Disease

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Athena Philis-Tsimikas, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Athens U Med Sch in 1988 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

1995
Scripps Clin-Rsch Found
Fellowship Hospital
1994
U Calif
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Med Ctr Ctrl Mass
Residency Hospital
1989
Stamford Hosp
Internship Hospital
1988
Athens U Med Sch
Medical School

Languages

  • Greek
  • English

Awards