Dr. Gita Mehta, MD

Dr. Gita Mehta, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Gita Mehta, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Govt Mc-Punjab U-Patiala in 1981 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.Read her story

8939 Villa La Jolla Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 657-8000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Painful Urination (Dysuria)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Trichomoniasis Screening
very high
more than 98% of peers
Vaginosis Screening
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Mehta's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mehta "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."
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2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

211  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Govt Mc-Punjab U-Patiala
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • St Marys Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

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

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4.0

Based on 8 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Gita Mehta, MD
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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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