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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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87 doctors
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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155 doctors
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154 doctors
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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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67 doctors
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67 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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250 doctors
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124 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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233 doctors
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234 doctors
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116 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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55 doctors
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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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70 doctors
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70 doctors
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34 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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37 doctors
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37 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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88 doctors
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87 doctors
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43 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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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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183 doctors
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91 doctors
Dr. Kotha saw more chronic pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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420 doctors
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420 doctors
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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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92 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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155 doctors
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155 doctors
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77 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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155 doctors
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156 doctors
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77 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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4 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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56 doctors
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56 doctors
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27 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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75 doctors
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75 doctors
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37 doctors
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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220 doctors
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220 doctors
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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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48 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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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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69 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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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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3 doctors
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4 doctors
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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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12 doctors
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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.
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
1,282 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

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Rheumatology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Sharp Coronado Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Grossmont Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Optima Health
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare