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About Dr. Suparna B Jain
Dr. Suparna B Jain, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Santa Monica, CA. She has 31 years of experience. Her specialties include Pediatric Endocrinology and Pediatrics. Dr. Jain is affiliated with UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica and Saint John's Health Center. Dr. Jain has received 2 awards. She speaks English.
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Dr. Suparna B Jain has the following 2 specialties
- Pediatric Endocrinology
Endocrinologists treat disorders related to our glands and the hormones they produce. Because hormones play a key role in the growth and development of children, these conditions often pose different threats to children than they do adults. That’s where a pediatric endocrinologist comes in.
They can diagnose and treat hormonal disorders such as abnormal thyroid function, growth complications and early or delayed puberty. Ambiguous genitals as well as ovarian and testicular dysfunction are also part of their expertise. Childhood obesity, diabetes and problems with low blood sugar also tie back to hormone function and may require consulting with a pediatric endocrinologist.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. Suparna B Jain has the following 3 expertise
- Growth Disorders
Dr. Suparna B Jain is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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She is an amazing doctor. I would recommend her to anyone who needs a pediatric endocrinologist. Her bedside manner is wonderful. She spends a lot of time answering questions. She also answers the child's questions with ease. She is very friendly but very professional at the same time. The only down side is she doesn't accept insurance although the office is amazing at submitting a reimbursement for you with your insurance so you get a little of the money you spend back.
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On-Time Doctor Award (2016)
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Dr. Jain is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
31 Years Experience
University Of California At San Francisco School Of Dentistry
Graduated in 1987
University Of Minnesota Health Care System
Dr. Suparna B Jain accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Savings Plus of CA
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross California
- BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
- Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
- Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
- Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
- Blue Cross CA Vivity
Blue Shield California
- Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
- Blue Shield CA PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
- Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
- Health Net CA PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- PHCS PPO Kaiser
Locations & DirectionsTENTH STREET PEDIATRIC MEDICAL GROUP INC, 1450 10th St Ste 304, Santa Monica, CA
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