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Scott Tanaka, MD

COVID-19 update:

If you have a fever and/or respiratory symptoms, please call our COVID-19 nurse line at 888-261-8431 before coming in or use one of our virtual care options. Do not schedule online. For general guidance on COVID-19, visit or call the county hotline at 2-1-1. For other patients, please do not schedule non-essential appointments at this time. Call your doctor’s office if you have questions.

Dr. Scott Tanaka, MD


4060 Fourth Ave
Ste 700
San Diego, CA 92103
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  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2016

Medical Education

  • Tulane University School of Medicine, MD, 2008


  • Atlanta Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2013


  • Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand, 2014
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