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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

G. Lara Bhatnagar, MD

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
Additional Language Spoken
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Hoag Affiliated Physicians
33 Creek Road
Suite 270
Irvine, CA 92604
Accepting New Patients

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33 Creek Road
Suite 270
Irvine, CA 92604
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(949) 559-1099
(949) 559-1199
Mon - Fri: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Mysore Medical College - 1992
    • Internship
      Interfaith Medical Center- (Obstetrics/Gynecology) - 1994
    • Internship
      Long Island College Hospital (Obstetrics/Gynecology)
    • Residency
      Mount Sinai Hospital North (Obstetrics/Gynecology) - 1997
    • Fellowship
      International College of Surgeons
    Areas of Interest

    Artificial Insemination
    Minimally Invasive Surgeries

  • Biography


    Areas of Expertise
    Fellow of the International College of Surgeons. Nominee for Dr. MC Modi Gold Medal for best student overall in Medical School. Ranked highest in the district during medical school. Distinction in precentive and social medicine.
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