Dr. Viji Sankar, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary DiseasesFemaleAge 49

Dr. Viji Sankar, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in San Diego, CA and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University medical school in 1995. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sankar to book an appointment.

Dr. Sankar

Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center

4647 Zion Ave San Diego, CA 92120
Telehealth services available

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Care Philosophy

Health care leader whose mission is to keep you healthy. Under-one-roof convenience, 24-hour advice nurse, and online access to manage your health - anytime.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1995
Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
Medical School

Awards

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Does Dr. Viji Sankar, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Sankar has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

What are Dr. Viji Sankar, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sankar frequently treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), Acidosis, and Acute Bronchitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sankar treats.

Where is Dr. Viji Sankar, MD's office located?

Dr. Sankar's office is located at 4647 Zion Ave, San Diego, CA 92120. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sankar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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Dr. Sankar treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 16% of her peers

Dr. Sankar treats this condition more than 16% of her peers

Dr. Sankar's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Wheezing

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(800) 290-5000

Dr. Sankar accepts the following insurance:

Kaiser Permanente

Locations

Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center

Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center4647 Zion Ave San Diego, CA 92120
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