Dr. Scott Letendre, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
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Dr. Scott Letendre, MD
Since joining the UC San Diego faculty in 2000, Dr. Letendre has conducted patient-oriented research on the diagnosis and treatment of chronic central nervous system infections, primarily HIV and HCV. He is also an active investigator in the UC San Diego unit of the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG). Dr. Letendre has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals including AIDS, Neurology, Clinical Infectious Diseases, Archives of Neurology, and Journal of Infectious Diseases. Dr. Letendre has focused his research efforts on neurologic infections and, in particular, translational investigations of the neurologic complications of HIV infection. In collaboration with the UC San Diego HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Dr. Letendre conducts treatment trials of neurocognitively impaired HIV-infected individuals and analyzes their response to therapy, the pharmacokinetics of antiretrovirals, and the CSF concentrations of biomarkers. In collaboration with the UC San Diego Antiviral Research Center, he conducts HIV treatment trials of investigational and FDA-approved medications.

4168 Front St

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Dr. Scott Letendre, MD

Dr. Scott Letendre, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
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  • Infectious Disease Medicine
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Education

  • GEORGETOWN UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Naval Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Naval Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Duke University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Letendre accepts 7 insurance carriers
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
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Hospitals where Dr. Letendre has admitting privileges

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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