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Elina Kari, MD

Dr. Kari is an ear nose throat doctor in the San Diego area. She is affiliated with Keck Hospital of USC.
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Conditions treated

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210 doctors
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210 doctors
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105 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more ear condition 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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88 doctors
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44 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more hearing loss patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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16 doctors
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16 doctors
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7 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more sensorineural hearing loss patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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138 doctors
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138 doctors
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68 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more ear infection 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. Kari saw more conductive hearing loss patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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75 doctors
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76 doctors
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37 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more swimmer's ear patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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75 doctors
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76 doctors
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37 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more outer ear infection patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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116 doctors
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115 doctors
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57 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more ear wax 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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18 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more learning disabilities patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more ruptured eardrum patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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180 doctors
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180 doctors
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90 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more sinus condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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368 doctors
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368 doctors
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183 doctors
Dr. Kari saw digestive tract conditions 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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187 doctors
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187 doctors
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93 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more birth defects patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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191 doctors
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190 doctors
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95 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more congenital disorders patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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145 doctors
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145 doctors
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72 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more abnormal breathing patients than 75% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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212 doctors
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212 doctors
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106 doctors
Dr. Kari saw allergies 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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162 doctors
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162 doctors
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81 doctors
Dr. Kari saw hay fever (allergic rhinitis) 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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182 doctors
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182 doctors
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90 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more headaches patients than 75% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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161 doctors
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161 doctors
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80 doctors
Dr. Kari saw sinusitis 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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67 doctors
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67 doctors
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33 doctors
Dr. Kari saw more speech impairment patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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157 doctors
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158 doctors
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78 doctors
Dr. Kari saw tonsillitis 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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191 doctors
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190 doctors
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95 doctors
Dr. Kari saw upper respiratory infection (URI) 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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39 doctors
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40 doctors
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19 doctors
Dr. Kari saw enlarged tonsils 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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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Kari saw nasal polyps 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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69 doctors
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69 doctors
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34 doctors
Dr. Kari saw benign polyps 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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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Kari saw deviated septum 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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123 doctors
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122 doctors
Top 5%
61 doctors
Dr. Kari saw sleep apnea 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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212 doctors
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212 doctors
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105 doctors
Dr. Kari saw thyroid condition 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. Kari sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

UC San Diego Health Hillcrest-Hillcrest Med Center
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
1,291 miles away
3030 Childrens Way
San Diego, CA 92123
1,290 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Michigan Medical School
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2002

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Keck Hospital of USC
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • 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
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield