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Dr. Karl Hostetler, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 79

Dr. Hostetler

Thornton Hospital

9300 Campus Point Dr La Jolla, CA 92037

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(858) 657-7000


Dr. Karl Hostetler, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1965 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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  • Hospital satisfaction . Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . Critical Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Hostetler accepts the following insurance:

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
Select Plus HMO
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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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Dr. Hostetler's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hostetler treats Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Hostetler treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Hyperparathyroidism
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hostetler treats Hyperparathyroidism more than 31% of his peers

Dr. Hostetler treats this condition more than 31% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperparathyroidism, Neonatal, Severe Primary
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
Goiter
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hostetler treats Goiter more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Hostetler treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Hostetler's conditions and procedures:

  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Endocrinology & metabolism practice

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1970
Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
1968
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1966
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1965
Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1970
1968
1966
1965

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English

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80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2017)
  • Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2019)