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Akther Kotha, MD

Dr. Kotha is a rheumatologist in the La Mesa area. She is affiliated with Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center and 3 more hospitals.
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Dr. Kotha saw more arthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Kotha saw more osteoarthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more chronic fatigue syndrome patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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68 doctors
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68 doctors
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33 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more degenerative disc disease (DDD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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68 doctors
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68 doctors
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Dr. Kotha saw more spondylosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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254 doctors
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254 doctors
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126 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more back problems patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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237 doctors
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236 doctors
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118 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more spine condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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56 doctors
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56 doctors
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28 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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11 doctors
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12 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more Achilles tendinitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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71 doctors
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71 doctors
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35 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more rotator cuff syndrome patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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38 doctors
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38 doctors
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Dr. Kotha saw more repetitive stress injury (RSI) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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89 doctors
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89 doctors
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44 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more osteoporosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw tuberculosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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24 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more lupus patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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428 doctors
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213 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more pain patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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93 doctors
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92 doctors
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46 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more fibromyalgia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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157 doctors
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156 doctors
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78 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more peripheral neuropathy patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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158 doctors
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157 doctors
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78 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more neuropathy patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more De Quervain's tenosynovitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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57 doctors
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56 doctors
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28 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more carpal tunnel syndrome patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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77 doctors
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77 doctors
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Dr. Kotha saw more tendonitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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230 doctors
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230 doctors
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114 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more back pain patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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49 doctors
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24 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more psoriasis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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7 doctors
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6 doctors
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Dr. Kotha saw more Sjogren's syndrome patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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71 doctors
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70 doctors
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Dr. Kotha saw more gout patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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7 doctors
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7 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw bone spur patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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5 doctors
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5 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw Dupuytren's contracture patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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4 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Kotha saw more Raynaud's syndrome patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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11 doctors
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12 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw uveitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether she was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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127 doctors
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126 doctors
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63 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more neck pain patients than 75% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Kotha sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

San Diego Sports Medicine And Family Health Center
8860 Center Dr
La Mesa, CA 91942
2,231 miles away
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

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Credentials
  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhopal
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1973
  • UCSD-Kaiser San Diego
    RESIDENCY
  • State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1974

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Kotha is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Sharp Coronado Hospital and Hlthcr Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Grossmont Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Health Net
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medicare
  • Optima Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield