Karl Steinberg, MD

Dr. Karl Steinberg, MD
Dr. Karl Steinberg, MD


  • Family Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Scripps Coastal Medical Center Cedar-Vista
130 Cedar Rd
Vista, CA 92083

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Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English


Dr. Karl Steinberg enjoys caring for geriatric patients and considers quality of life a primary goal for all of his patients. His medical interests include geriatrics, long-term care, and medicolegal affairs. His dogs often accompany him on his daily rounds to his long-term care patients. In his spare time he enjoys tennis, guitar playing, photography, traveling and concerts. He is also the editor-in-chief/contributor for “Caring for the Ages.”

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2008
  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine, 1990

Medical Education

  • Ohio State University College of Medicine, MD, 1987


  • University of California, San Diego, Family Medicine, 1990
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