Dr. John Bestoso, MD

Dr. John Bestoso, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. John Bestoso, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in nephrology.

200 W Arbor Dr Frnt

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(619) 543-6248

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 92% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 89% of peers
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated


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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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.


  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of California San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bestoso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bestoso's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bestoso to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bestoso's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have seen doctor Bestoso for several years due to a chronic kidney disease that I have. I recently went into his office for my yearly check up only to discover that he no longer practices at Scripps Green Hospital and that I did not have an appointment at all, despite the fact that I had made my...more
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