Dr. Kristen Kulasa, MD

Dr. Kristen Kulasa, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 39
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Dr. Kristen Kulasa, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. She is 39 years old and has been practicing for 13 years. Read her story

200 W Arbor Dr

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid

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Diabetes Type 1
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more than 46% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
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more than 8% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
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more than 6% of peers

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Dr. Kulasa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kulasa "Kristen Kulasa, MD, is a board-certified endocrinologist who specializes in diabetes. Dr. Kulasa serves as director of inpatient glycemic control - working to ensure that people who are in the hospital have optimal blood sugar levels during their stay. She oversees the clinical diabetes nurse educators on staff.As an assistant professor of medicine, Dr. Kulasa’s research is focused on evaluating medications for type 2 diabetes and improving inpatient glycemic control practices.Dr. Kulasa is certified as a clinical densitometrist. She completed her fellowship training in endocrinology and metabolism and her internal medicine residency at UC San Diego. She earned her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School in San Antonio.Dr. Kulasa serves as an investigator and mentor on the Society of Hospital Medicine's Glycemic Control and Innovative Care Coordination Project, which works to define best practices for integrating non-physician providers into inpatient glycemic control teams and in assisting hospitals with integrating recommendations into clinical practice.Dr. Kulasa is a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the American College of Endocrinology."

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease

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 Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kulasa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kulasa accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • 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
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicaid

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