Dr. Mark Boiskin, MD

Dr. Mark Boiskin, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Mark Boiskin, MD is a nephrology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Stellenbosch, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1986 and specializes in nephrology.

9834 Genesee Ave

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 558-8150

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Kidney Failure
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Boiskin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

1  Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated


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3  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • 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.


  • University Of Stellenbosch, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Tygerberg Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Alberta
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of California San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Boiskin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boiskin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boiskin to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Boiskin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Would highly recommend, have been seeing Dr. Boiskin for 10 years - great bedside manner, spends time to discuss your issues and concerns. Doesn't issue/prescribe unnecessary tests or medications. Great staff as well.
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Dr. Boiskin's staff are very cordial. My waiting time was minimal. Dr. Boiskin has a wonderful bedside manner and was very thorough explaining to me my situation. He spent an extraordinary amount of time with me, probably more than any other doctor I've seen in recent memory. He gets 5 stars in...more
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Dr Boiskin is very friendly and understanding. His knowledge of my kidney problem was dead on, and continue to offer the conservative care that I like to have. We was not eager to offer pills and unnecessary procedures to make it appear that he was doing something for me as most patents are a...more
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