Dr. Santosh K. Garg, MD

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Dr. Santosh K. Garg, MD

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Santosh Garg MD A Professional Medical Corporation 1535 W Merced Ave Ste 300, West Covina, CA 91790 Get Directions
(626) 962-8122

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Dr. Santosh K. Garg is a Board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics caring for...   Read More

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      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
      • Blue Shield of California
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      Dr. Garg and his staff is very nice. Staff tries there best to give same day appointments all the time. My child has been seeing Dr. Garg since he was newborn and he is not 11 years old. John his P.A is very nice with children and playful.
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      Specialties

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      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • ADHD and-or ADD
      • Allergic Reaction
      • Allergic Rhinitis
      • Allergies
      • Asthma
      • Asthma in Children
      • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
      • Chest Pain
      • Fever
      • Infections
      • Injuries
      • Learning Disabilities
      • Obesity
      • Otitis Media
      • Pediatric Diseases
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Sinusitis
      • Urinary Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Immunization
      • Infant Care
      • Nebulizer Treatment
      • Physical Examination
      • Sports Physical Examination
      • Vaccination
      • Well Baby Care
      • Well Child Examination
      • Wellness Examination

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Maharishi Dayanand University / Government Medical College

        Graduated in 1970

      • Internship Hospital
        Robert Wood Johnson University Hosp

        Completed in 1977

      • Residency Hospital
        Pgi

        Completed in 1974

        Rutgers Med Sch

        Completed in 1977

      • Undergraduate School
        Dav College, Jullundar

        Graduated in 1963

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Hindi
      • Punjabi
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      • Specializes in Pediatrics
      • Board certified in Pediatrics
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      Dr. Garg says...

      Dr. Santosh K. Garg is a Board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics caring for children of San Gabriel Valley and the surroundings communities since 1992.

      After earning his medical degree from Punjabi University in India in 1970, he finished a full residency in Pediatrics and earned a Masters degree in Pediatrics in 1974. He moved to the U.S in 1975. He took additional Pediatric residency training from Rutgars University and associated hospitals in New Jersey. He has been practicing in California since 1981.

      Over the last 30 years Dr. Garg has been engaged in a group practice with an HMO and has been in his solo practice in West Covina, CA since 2001.

      He has been on the clinical facility at UCI as an assistant Professor of Pediatrics from 1983 to 2002. He was chair of Pediatrics department at Queen of the Valley Hospital for years 1999, 2007, and 2016. His main office is in the city of West Covina CA. He also goes part time to the offices of Central City Clinics in the cities of El Monte, Baldwin Park, and La Puente.

      Dr Garg is well respected by his peers and hospital staff. He places his patient care and well being above all other interests. Besides speaking fluent English he speaks Hindi and Punjabi. All the office staff is fluent in English and Spanish.

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      Dr. Garg says...

      Dr Garg is your choice for professional pediatric care for the newborns through teens. since 1977. He has assisted thousands of parents with professional care and advice. At Dr Garg's office, we are committed to provide the quality care that your child deserves. You will have the peace of mind that comes with having Dr Garg as your child's primary care pediatrician.