Dr. Scott Mullaney, MD

Dr. Scott Mullaney, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Scott Mullaney, MD is a nephrology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in nephrology.Read his story

9300 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
more than 73% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
more than 63% of peers
Kidney Disease
more than 50% of peers

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Dr. Mullaney's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mullaney "Scott Mullaney, MD, is a board-certified nephrologist who cares for patients with acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease with a particular interest in peritoneal dialysis. He is the clinical service chief for the Nephrology Division at UC San Diego Health. As a professor in the Department of Medicine, Dr. Mullaney focuses on the training and education of the next generations of physicians. He is the training program director for the Nephrology Fellowship Program and an associate training program director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Dr. Mullaney enjoys teaching both at the bedside and in the lecture hall. He stresses the importance of understanding disease physiology while empowering patients to be active participants in their health care. He has also received several awards from the graduating residents for his teaching abilities. Dr. Mullaney states, "Through teaching young physicians, we impact the care of tens of thousands of patients, not just those I see but all those they will see in their careers." He completed a fellowship in nephrology at UC San Diego School of Medicine and a residency in internal medicine at the University of Alabama at Birminham School of Medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland Medical School. He joined the faculty at UC San Diego in 1999 and is board-certified in internal medicine and nephrology. Dr. Mullaney lives in San Diego with his wife and son. When not at work, he can be found riding his bicycle or golfing with his son. He is an avid baseball and soccer fan as well."
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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

42  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

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

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  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Ala
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Ala
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Uc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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