Dr. James Killeen, MD

Dr. James Killeen, MD

Emergency Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. James Killeen, MD is an emergency medicine specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Southern California, Keck School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in emergency medicine and undersea & hyperbaric medicine.Read his story

9300 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Killeen's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Emergency Medicine
  • Board certified in Emergency Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Killeen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Killeen "James Killeen, MD, is a board-certified emergency medicine physician who specializes in undersea and hyperbaric medicine. He has expertise in preventing and treating disease and injury in divers and individuals who work in altered atmospheric environments. At UC San Diego Health’s Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Care Program, Dr. Killeen assesses a person’s fitness to dive, treats diving accidents, and employs hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) to treat conditions such as decompression illness, carbon monoxide poisoning, gas gangrene, non-healing wounds, and tissue damage from radiation, burns or infection. Dr. Killeen is the director of Information Technology Services for the Department of Emergency Medicine and the chief medical officer for San Diego Health Connect. He helped design and implement the first health information exchange at UC San Diego Health that allows providers to access clinical information about patients from other treatment facilities. Dr. Killeen also helped implement the San Diego emergency medicine system (EMS) hub that links EMS patient records to hospitals in real-time.Dr. Killeen completed his residency at Charity Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana and earned his medical degree from the University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine. He is board-certified in emergency medicine and hyperbaric medicine."
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2  Specialties

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Emergency 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.


  • University Of Southern California, Keck School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Killeen's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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