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Samir Makani, MD

Dr. Makani is a pulmonologist in the Encinitas area. He is affiliated with UC San Diego Health Hillcrest-Hillcrest Med Center and 3 more hospitals.
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Top 25%
301 doctors
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301 doctors
Top 5%
150 doctors
Dr. Makani saw more lung condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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379 doctors
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380 doctors
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189 doctors
Dr. Makani saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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36 doctors
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36 doctors
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18 doctors
Dr. Makani saw more lymphoma patients than 75% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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10 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Makani saw kidney cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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36 doctors
Top 15%
36 doctors
Top 5%
18 doctors
Dr. Makani saw more lung cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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63 doctors
Top 15%
62 doctors
Top 5%
31 doctors
Dr. Makani saw breast cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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38 doctors
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38 doctors
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18 doctors
Dr. Makani saw colon cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he 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. Makani saw more blood cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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24 doctors
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24 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Makani saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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364 doctors
Top 15%
365 doctors
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182 doctors
Dr. Makani saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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19 doctors
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20 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Makani saw more collapsed lung patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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178 doctors
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178 doctors
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88 doctors
Dr. Makani saw more pneumonia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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80 doctors
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81 doctors
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40 doctors
Dr. Makani saw abscess patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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104 doctors
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104 doctors
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52 doctors
Dr. Makani saw more shortness of breath patients than 75% 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. Makani saw bronchiectasis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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31 doctors
Top 15%
30 doctors
Top 5%
15 doctors
Dr. Makani saw more chronic lung disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the San Diego area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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249 doctors
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250 doctors
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124 doctors
Dr. Makani saw heart disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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11 doctors
Top 15%
12 doctors
Top 5%
5 doctors
Dr. Makani saw pulmonary fibrosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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197 doctors
Top 15%
196 doctors
Top 5%
98 doctors
Dr. Makani saw acid reflux patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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314 doctors
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314 doctors
Top 5%
157 doctors
Dr. Makani saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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352 doctors
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352 doctors
Top 5%
176 doctors
Dr. Makani saw diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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176 doctors
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176 doctors
Top 5%
88 doctors
Dr. Makani saw liver condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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232 doctors
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232 doctors
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115 doctors
Dr. Makani saw chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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143 doctors
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143 doctors
Top 5%
71 doctors
Dr. Makani saw abnormal breathing patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.

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180 doctors
Top 15%
179 doctors
Top 5%
89 doctors
Dr. Makani saw chronic kidney disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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154 doctors
Top 15%
154 doctors
Top 5%
77 doctors
Dr. Makani saw congestive heart failure (CHF) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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164 doctors
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164 doctors
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82 doctors
Dr. Makani saw heart failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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97 doctors
Top 15%
96 doctors
Top 5%
48 doctors
Dr. Makani saw acute renal failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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105 doctors
Top 15%
105 doctors
Top 5%
52 doctors
Dr. Makani saw kidney failure patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
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139 doctors
Top 15%
138 doctors
Top 5%
69 doctors
Dr. Makani saw bronchitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the San Diego area. Learn more.
Locations

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

Scripps Encinitas Surgery Center
320 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
2,464 miles away
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

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Credentials
  • B.J. Medical College, Pune
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1999

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Pulmonary Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Critical Care Medicine

Hospital affiliations

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

  • UC San Diego Health Hillcrest-Hillcrest Med Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital LA Jolla
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • UCSD Medical Center-Thornton
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital-Encinitas
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • 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
  • EmblemHealth
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield