Dr. John Bestoso, MD

Dr. John Bestoso, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. John Bestoso, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 26 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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Bestoso's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bestoso treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Bestoso treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Mineral Metabolism Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bestoso treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Bestoso treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Hypertension
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bestoso treats Hypertension more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Bestoso treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Bestoso's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Dehydration
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
End-Stage Renal Disease
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Gout
Hemodialysis
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hydronephrosis
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Disease
Kidney Hypertrophy
Kidney Stones
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Nephrotic Syndrome
Peritoneal Dialysis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Small Kidney
Systemic Vasculitis
Vascular Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Bestoso, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences in 1985 and specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Bestoso's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bestoso

3.7

Based on 3 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Bestoso is one of the best doctors I have visited. He is very professional, he reads my medical records very carefully, always explains to me about my situation with the languages that I can understand. He examines me thoroughly and treat me to improve my conditions. He is also a good listener....Read More
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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...Read More
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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
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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