Ara Dikranian, MD
Board Certified in Rheumatology.
FELLOWSHIP(S):University of California, San Diego | Rheumatology Fellowship | Completed 2000
RESIDENCY:University of California, San Diego | Internal Medicine | Completed 1998
MEDICAL DEGREE:Loma University of Southern California | Medical School | Graduated 1995.
Dr. Ara Dikranian has been practicing rheumatology in San Diego and the Imperial Valley since 2004. “Dr. D,” as he is known to his patients, comes from a long family line of health care providers, following in the footsteps of his father, grandfather and two uncles. His enthusiasm, compassion and love for rheumatology are greater today than ever before. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in psychobiology in 1991 and his M.D. in 1995, both from the University of Southern California. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine, and fellowship in rheumatology, at the University of California, San Diego between 1995 and 2000, when he received his rheumatology board certification. He has enjoyed the clinical practice of rheumatology as well as his participation in scores of rheumatology related clinical studies. He has served as chairman of the Arthritis Foundation San Diego chapter executive committee following years of volunteering at the previously sponsored free clinics, and more recently as part of the San Diego County Medical Foundation’s Project Access. He is privileged to be a consultant and speaker for various pharmaceutical companies. He is an avid traveler and an aspiring gastronome.
— Over 12 years of medical experience.
— Over 10 years of research experience.
— Board Certified Rheumatologist.
— TriWest Research Associates, Investigator.
— Cabrillo Center for Rheumatic Disease, Physician.
EL CAJON OFFICE
Cabrillo Center for Rheumatic Disease
300 South Pierce Street, Suite # 203
El Cajon, CA 92020.
General Inquiry: (619) 334 4869
Appointment: (619) 334 4869
Fax Number: (619) 334 4940
Monday:: 8am – 5pm
Tuesday: 8am – 5pm
Wednesday: 8am – 5pm
Thursday: 8am – 5pm
Friday: 8am – 5pm