Dr. Maria Savoia, MD

Dr. Maria Savoia, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Maria Savoia, MD is an infectious disease specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from Harvard Med Sch in 1976 and specializes in infectious disease medicine.Read her story

9350 Campus Point Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Savoia's Experience

Dr. Savoia's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Savoia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Savoia "Maria C. Savoia, MD, is a board-certified infectious disease specialist. She cares for patients with infections caused by germs such as bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites. She also provides counsel and preventive medicine services for healthy people who plan to travel. Dr. Savoia believes that the relationship between the physician and patient should be a partnership, and works closely with each patient to restore their health. As dean of medical education at UC San Diego School of Medicine, Dr. Savoia has programmatic responsibility for admissions, financial aid, diversity and community partnerships, student affairs, undergraduate, graduate and continuing medical education, and alumni relations. Dr. Savoia is chair-elect of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), a nonprofit organization that helps standardize the residency selection process, and ensure the process is fair, reliable and transparent. Dr. Savoia served as co-director of the medicine core clerkship and as assistant chief, acting chief of medicine at Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and vice chair of the Department of Medicine until she joined the dean’s office as associate dean for curriculum and student affairs in 1990. Dr. Savoia received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School. She completed her residency training in internal medicine and fellowship training in infectious diseases at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She is board-certified in internal medicine and infectious disease."
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1  Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal 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.


  • Harvard Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • U Ca San Diego Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • U Ca San Diego Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • U Ca San Diego Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Savoia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Savoia's Reviews

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Dr. Savoia's Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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