Dr. Gita Mehta, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(8)
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Dr. Gita Mehta, MD
Gita Mehta, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine doctor. She provides primary care for adults, including preventive care and diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases. Dr. Mehta believes that one of the joys of practicing internal medicine is the ability to cover all aspects of health care, both in optimizing health and treating disease, sometimes over several generations. She enjoys being a part of the UC San Diego Health System because it provides resources, support and access to excellent specialists. Dr. Mehta is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a distinction that recognizes her outstanding achievement in internal medicine. As a clinical professor of medicine, Dr. Mehta is involved in training medical students, residents and fellows at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Dr. Mehta earned her medical degree at Panjabi University. She is board-certified in internal medicine.

UC San Diego Health

8939 Villa La Jolla Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 657-8000

Dr. Gita Mehta, MD

Dr. Gita Mehta, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Mehta's Experience

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Dr. Mehta's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Geriatric Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

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

  • Punjabi University / Government Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Marys Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mehta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mehta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mehta to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Mehta's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
San Diego, CA |
Dr.Gita Mehta is awonderful person and doctor. We are sorry to see her retire but being the loving person she is,her need to care for her family is understandable. We will miss her after having great personal care for my wife and I for two decades and more.
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Dr. Mehta accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • 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
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Mehta has admitting privileges

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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