Dr. Deborah Kado, MD

Geriatric MedicineFemaleAge 56

Dr. Kado

Hillcrest - UC San Diego Medical Center

200 W Arbor Dr San Diego, CA 92103

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Dr. Deborah Kado, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in San Diego, CA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kado has more experience with Osteoporosis & Screening than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Weill Cornell Medical medical school in 1991. She is affiliated with UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kado to book an appointment.

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Dr. Kado listened to my story and explained my condition to me very well. She offered me several options for treatment that did not include medication (which I cannot take because of potent side effects). I plan to see her again for a follow up.
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Biography

Deborah Kado, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine doctor who specializes in caring for the elderly. Specifically, Dr. Kado's expertise is in evaluating...Read more

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1992
Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1991
Weill Cornell Medical
Medical School

Awards

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Dr. Kado frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening. See all practice areas where Dr. Kado specializes.

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Dr. Kado's office is located at 200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Kado

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Osteoporosis & Screening

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

Dr. Kado is experienced in the area of Osteoporosis & Screening. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Dr. Kado's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dexamethasone Suppression Test
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dynamic Endocrine Function Test
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Goiter
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyuria
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Scan
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Vaccination
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Water Deprivation Test

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(858) 657-1636

Dr. Kado accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
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UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
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
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Locations

Hillcrest - UC San Diego Medical Center

UC SAN DIEGO MEDICAL CENTER a HILLCREST200 W Arbor Dr San Diego, CA 92103
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