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Andrew Lai, MD

  • Internal Medicine
Andrew Lai, MD
4.9 224 Ratings
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley
3811 Valley Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92130
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Phone Number
858-764-3150

Expertise

  • Internal Medicine

Languages

  • English

Biography

In practice since 1997, Andrew Lai, MD, is an internist practicing a wide range of general internal medicine. In addition to providing comprehensive primary care, he has a focus on chronic disease management and preventive care.


Dr. Lai believes that a collaborative approach to care yields the best possible outcomes. He believes in having frank and open conversations with his patients, so that expectations from both doctor and patient are expressed. He also feels it is important to educate his patients and thoroughly discuss their medical concerns, illnesses, testing and treatment options, so they can feel comfortable about the care they are receiving.


In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, including his three boys, and running.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1997

Medical Education

  • New York University School of Medicine, MD, 1994

Internships

  • University of California, San Diego, Internal Medicine, 1995

Residencies

  • University of California, San Diego, Internal Medicine, 1997

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