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About Dr. David Hodgens

Dr. David Hodgens, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Vista, CA, with another office in La Jolla, CA. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Radiation Oncology and Radiology. Dr. Hodgens is affiliated with UC San Diego Medical Center, Scripps Memorial Hospital-Encinitas and Tri-City Medical Center. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Hodgens is Great. Dr. David Hodgens has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. David Hodgens is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

ONCOLOGY THERAPIES

916 Sycamore Ave
Vista, CA 92081
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Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla

9888 Genesee Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Specialties

Dr. David Hodgens has the following 2 specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

    A radiation oncologist is a physician who specializes in the use of nuclear medicine in diagnosing and treating cancer in a patient.
    These doctors work in concert with other cancer specialists in order to determine the best form of treatment for a specific patient. Radiation oncologists are in charge of determining the correct dose of radiation to be used in treatments like radiotherapy and chemotherapy, as well as the appropriate amount of time that radiation should be administered in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. David Hodgens has the following 5 expertise

  • Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Nervous System Cancer
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiation Therapy

Board Certifications

Dr. David Hodgens is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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A 10

Dr. Hodgens was instrumental in getting me through a long course of cancer treatment. His caring and personal manner is a rarity in today's world. I recommend him completely - especially if the nature of the visit is serious. A top 10 of physicians!

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Hodgens is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital - Chula Vista Campus
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital Hillcrest
  • Corona Regional Med Center
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
  • Scripps Green Hospital
  • Inland Valley Medical Center
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1976

  • United States Naval Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. David Hodgens accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Basic HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Vitalidad Plus CA con Aetna
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
    • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network

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