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Dr. Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson), MD

Dr. Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson), MD

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    Overview

    Unna McPherson Albers, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine doctor. She provides primary care for adults, including preventive care and diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases. In 2009, 2011-2014, Dr. Albers was named a Top Doc" in San Diego Magazines Physicians of Exceptional Excellence" annual survey performed in collaboration with the San Diego County Medical Society.Dr. Albers has a special interest in womens health and preventive care. She believes that educating patients about their illness is as important as the treatment of the illness" and emphasizes that patients who understand the process and participate in their care get better results. As a clinical professor of medicine and a clinic site director for UC San Diego internal medicine residency program, Dr. Albers is involved in training medical students and residents at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She believes that improving the quality of training medical students and residents will impact our future in health care. She enjoys working in academic medicine where she has access to the latest clinical and therapeutic advances for her patients. Dr. Albers completed her internship and residency training at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She earned her medical degree at George Washington University. She is board-certified in internal medicine.When not at work, Dr. Albers enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering at an elementary school and taking part in outdoor activities.UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/primary-care/Pages/default.aspx.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Critical Care Specialist

    Internist

    Education & Training

    Medical Degree - George Washington University, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC

    Other Degree - UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego

    Medical Degree - Primary Care Physician

    Medical Degree - Clinical Professor of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Languages

    Korean

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Critical Care Specialist, like Dr. Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson), may include:

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    UC San Diego Health - La Jolla - Primary Care Internal Medicine

    8939 Villa La Jolla Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-8000

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    UC San Diego Health

    200 West Arbor Dr

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson) accepting new patients?

    No, Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson) is not accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson) offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Albers (Formerly McPherson)'s office at (858) 657-8000 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson) offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Albers (Formerly McPherson)'s office at (858) 657-8000 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson) speak?

    Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson) speaks English and Korean.

    Which board certifications does Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson) have?

    Unna Albers (Formerly McPherson) is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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