Dr. Irine Vodkin, MD

Dr. Irine Vodkin, MD

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Dr. Irine Vodkin, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ca in 2009 and specializes in gastroenterology, transplant hepatology, and more.Read her story

9350 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Varices
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Vodkin'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.

Dr. Vodkin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vodkin "Irine Vodkin, MD is a board-certified gastroenterologist with a focus on end-stage liver disease and transplantation. Dr. Vodkins main research interest..."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vodkin "Irine Vodkin, MD is a board-certified gastroenterologist with a focus on end-stage liver disease and transplantation. Dr. Vodkins main research interests are fatty liver disease and HIV-related liver disease. She has received several honors and awards over the years, including the San Diego GI Society Fellows Research award and the Johnson & Johnson International Fellowship. She has been published in several peer-reviewed journals for her work in HIV-associated nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and the management of hepatitis B infection during pregnancy.Dr. Vodkin received her medical degree from University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. She completed her internal medicine residency at Stanford University Hospital and went on to complete gastroenterology and transplant hepatology fellowship training at University of California, San Diego. Dr. Vodkin is a member of several professional organizations including the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American College of Gastroenterology. Dr. Vodkin is board-certified in internal medicine, gastroenterology and transplant hepatology. UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/gastro/areas-expertise/liver-center/Pages/default.aspx."
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3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Transplant Hepatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  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

  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vodkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vodkin's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vodkin to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 1
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Dr. Vodkin'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Vodkin has been my doctor since my liver transplant. She may have been before that but I do not recall much the weeks before my transplant. Dr. Vodkin has always been straight forward with me, a confidant and a supporter of my all my success. I have recommended Dr. Vodkin to other people...more
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Dr. Vodkin is extremely intelligent but down to earth and really good at explaining difficult concepts. She manages to be empathetic but also maintains a good sense of humor. Unfortunately, I've had to see numerous hepatologists at large academic medical centers, but I'm lucky to have finally found...more
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