Steven Escobar, MD

Dr. Steven Escobar, MD
Dr. Steven Escobar, MD


  • Pulmonary Disease

Areas of Expertise

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
4.9 63 Ratings
Scripps Clinic, John R. Anderson V Medical Pavilion
9898 Genesee Ave, 6th Floor
La Jolla, CA 92037


Steven Escobar, MD, specializes in critical care medicine and pulmonary disease. His clinical interests include performing minimally invasive lung biopsy procedures. He also has a research focus on the early diagnosis of lung cancer.

Dr. Escobar believes the art of medicine is balancing the latest, state-of-the-art evidence-based medicine with the patient’s needs and desires and then applying it to a personalized treatment plan.

When he is not caring for patients, Dr. Escobar enjoys mountain biking and riding motorcycles.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, 2010
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, 2008
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2004

Medical Education

  • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, MD, 1996


  • Naval Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1997


  • Naval Medical Center - San Diego, Internal Medicine, 2004


  • Naval Medical Center - San Diego, Pulmonary Disease, 2009
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