After Hours On Call Doctor Protocol 

  • For emergencies please call 911. 
  • If you feel your child needs to be seen, go to the nearest emergency room
    or Rady Children’s Hospital. 
  • For poisoning ingestions please call 1-800-POISON-1
  • For COVID information and links to local testing please click COVID to be directed to our COVID info page.

If you your child has an urgent issue that cannot wait until business hours and you need to speak with the Doctor on call, please call our main number 858-481-1151 and press 1 or call 619-223-2243 which will also connect you to our answering service.

To cover the costs of this service, a $40 minimum charge per call will be applied to your account. This charge will not be billed to your insurance. The majority of insurance companies do not cover this service because of the free triage lines they offer their insured.

Insurance Triage 
Aetna: 1-800-556-1555
Anthem Blue Cross: 1-800-224-0336
Blue Shield of California: 1-800-304-0504
Cigna: 1-800-564-9286
Healthnet: 1-800-893-5597
United Health Care: 1-800-237-4936

Tri Care: 1-800-874-2273 option 1
Qualcomm UHC MDLive (fee for service): 

Urgent Care Links (Please check your insurance for plan specific contracted facilities)

Rady Children’s Urgent Care

Scripps Pediatric HealthExpress 
                858-554-7439 Walk in hours Saturday and Sunday 8AM - 9PM

CPCMG Extended Hours Care: (Walk in only)
                Mon – Thurs 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM, Sun 10AM to 2PM
                12395 El Camino Real, #219 San Diego 92130
                12036 Scripps Highlands DR, #102 San Diego 92131

Emergency Departments
Rady Children’s Hospital:
Scripps LaJolla:
Scripps Encinitas



Pediatrician - San Diego
12395 El Camino Real # 217
San Diego, CA 92130
PH 858-481-1151 

FAX 858-481-1333

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