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Samir Makani, MD

Dr. Makani is a pulmonologist in the San Diego area. He is affiliated with Scripps Green Hospital and 2 more hospitals.
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Dr. Makani saw more lung condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Makani saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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3.8k doctors
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Dr. Makani saw more lymphoma patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.3k doctors
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631 doctors
Dr. Makani saw kidney cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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5.0k doctors
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Dr. Makani saw more lung cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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6.1k doctors
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6.1k doctors
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3.1k doctors
Dr. Makani saw breast cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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4.3k doctors
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4.3k doctors
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Dr. Makani saw colon cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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6.4k doctors
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3.2k doctors
Dr. Makani saw more blood cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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2.9k doctors
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2.9k doctors
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1.4k doctors
Dr. Makani saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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36k doctors
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18k doctors
Dr. Makani saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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2.6k doctors
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2.6k doctors
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1.3k doctors
Dr. Makani saw more collapsed lung patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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17k doctors
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8.6k doctors
Dr. Makani saw more pneumonia patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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8.7k doctors
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4.4k doctors
Dr. Makani saw abscess patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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6.2k doctors
Dr. Makani saw shortness of breath patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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821 doctors
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820 doctors
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410 doctors
Dr. Makani saw bronchiectasis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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3.7k doctors
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3.7k doctors
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1.8k doctors
Dr. Makani saw more chronic lung disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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26k doctors
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13k doctors
Dr. Makani saw heart disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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1.6k doctors
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1.6k doctors
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784 doctors
Dr. Makani saw pulmonary fibrosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Makani saw acid reflux patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Makani saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Makani saw diabetes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Makani saw liver condition patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Makani saw chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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15k doctors
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7.7k doctors
Dr. Makani saw abnormal breathing patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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18k doctors
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8.9k doctors
Dr. Makani saw chronic kidney disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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15k doctors
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7.6k doctors
Dr. Makani saw congestive heart failure (CHF) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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8.3k doctors
Dr. Makani saw heart failure patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Makani saw acute renal failure patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Makani saw kidney failure patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Makani saw bronchitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

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

VA San Diego Healthcare System
3350 La Jolla Village Dr
San Diego, CA 92161
2,575 miles away
UC San Diego Health Hillcrest - Hillcrest Med Center
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
2,575 miles away
Uc San Diego Health Perlman Medical Offices
9350 Campus Point Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
2,574 miles away
Scripps Encinitas Surgery Center
320 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
2,572 miles away
Scripps Memorial Hospital - Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
2,572 miles away
4168 Front St
San Diego, CA 92103
2,575 miles away

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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.

  • Scripps Green Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital - Encinitas
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital LA Jolla
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 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