La Jolla Hospitals

While few of us would use the word fortunate to describe a required hospital stay, we are fortunate to have some of the best hospitals in the country in San Diego should we need one. And of these best hospitals in San Diego, at least four are located in La Jolla and the UTC area.

As you'll see by consulting our La Jolla listings of hospitals in San Diego, they offer a wide range of medical services and emergency care for men and women, military personnel, and children. These La Jolla hospitals include Scripps Health, a network of four hospitals and integrated clinics and medical centers, including Scripps Memorial Hospital and Scripps Green Hospital, both in La Jolla; Kaiser Permanente, a 392-bed hospital for short term acute care; UCSD Thornton, a 119-bed general medical and surgical hospital; and Sharp Hospital, a 368-bed hospital with a 24-hours trauma center and advanced emergency care and major transplant center.

For those in the military, our La Jolla listings of hospitals in San Diego includes the Balboa Medical Naval Center, which began in 1917 in tents and has grown into the largest military health care system in the western United States and the VA Medical Center, located on the UCSD campus in La Jolla and affiliated with the UCSD School of Medicine with one of the largest research programs in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

For children, our hospital directory includes Rady Children's Hospital, the largest children's hospital in California, with 442 beds and medical care in more than 12 specialties, from allergies and diabetes to cancer care and surgery.

Due to the high-cost and long waits associated with traditional emergency room care, a phenomenal alternative for La Jolla residents and visitors are the urgent care facilities found in our listing of hospitals serving La Jolla and San Diego. These Urgent Care facilities close to La Jolla can treat a variety of conditions, from bites and broken bones to infections and a preliminary assessment of heart problems.

Thanks for using La Jolla Blue Book to find local La Jolla information.

Read More »
Things To Do
This Week
Jet Skiing In the mood for a little excitement while visiting San Diego? One of the...
Hang Gliding Many of us would love to fly and have dreams we are flying, soaring like...
Surfing Even if hang ten and dude are not a part of your everyday vocabulary, it...
Tide Pools If you're curious about viewing local marine life in San Diego's many ti...
Beach Volleyball Beach volleyball is just about the hottest and most popular sport around...
» More Activities
Lobster Boil at The Shores Lobster Boil at The Shores Available Thursday and Friday Evenings t...
San Diego Restaurant Week 2016 This September, San Diego Restaurant Week will celebrate local by show...
Celebrate Restaurant Week at The Marine Room The Marine Room, a San Diego landmark and award-winning oceanfront res...
Restaurant Week: Dine at The Shores The Shores Restaurant offers sweeping views of La Jolla from the Shore...
San Diego International Film Festival The San Diego International Film Festival is the regions premier film ...
Tijuana Foodie Tour Join Wild Foodie Tours for an all-inclusive, fun, gritty, and insightf...
Boomont Park Fall Festival and Haunt Boomont Park is back for its 4th year with even more family-friendly H...
» More Events

La Jolla Hospitals

619 225-6200
3434 Midway Dr
San Diego, CA 92110
858 626-4123
9888 Genesee Av • La Jolla, CA 92037
619 691-7000
435 H St • Chula Vista, CA 91910
619 532-6400
34800 Bob Wilson Drive • San Diego, CA 92134
619 528-5000
4647 Zion Av Ste • San Diego, CA 92120
858 576-1700
3020 Children's Way • San Diego, CA 92123
858 939-3400
7901 Frost St • San Diego, CA 92123
858 657-7000
9300 Campus Point Drive • La Jolla, CA 92037
858 552-8585
3350 La Jolla Village Dr • San Diego, CA 92161