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Athena E. Andersen, MD

Athena E. Andersen, MD

(714) 288-3230
Primary Specialties
  • Family Medicine
    (Board Certified)
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group
  • Additional Languages Spoken
    Spanish

Primary Office

Address:
2212 E. Fourth St.
Suite 202
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Phone:
(714) 288-3230
Fax:
(714) 744-5294
Web Page:
www.sjhmg.org

Secondary Office

Address:
P.O. Box 2773
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Reviews

30-May-2017
I have recommended Dr. Anderson and St Joseph Heritage to friends and family. My daughter recommended her to me.
1-May-2017
great
2-Apr-2017
Everything was fine.
17-Jan-2017
I am very blessed to live close by and to have a doctor that is someone I am able to get into see when I need to, who is as good a doctor as she is and that has an office staff that is also always easy to work with.
22-Nov-2016
*Dr. Andersen is awesome! So caring & understanding.
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Physician Bio

Philosophy of Care
I believe that the practice of medicine is collaboration between the patient and the physician, with the physician listening carefully to completely understand the needs and desires of the patient. I feel that the physician and patient should work together to determine a treatment plan that is effective and fits with the patient’s lifestyle.

Hobbies
When I am not working with patients, I love to read, paint, create scrapbooks and spend time with my children.

Education

  • College:
    University of California Irvine - Irvine, CA - 1997
  • Medical School:
    Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI - 2001
  • Internship:
    University of California Irvine - Irvine, CA - 2002
  • Residency:
    University of California Irvine - Irvine, CA - 2004
  • Board Certified in Family Medicine

Areas of Interest

Women's Health
Mammography
Young Adult/Late Adolescent Care
Diabetes
Family Planning
Walk-in Patients
Women's Mental Health
Wellness, Prevention
Urgent Care
Pap Smear
Preventative Medicine
Osteoporosis
Special Needs Patients

Accepted Health Plans

  • EPO - AETNA ELECT CHOICE
  • HMO - AETNA
  • HMO - AETNA GOLDEN MEDICARE
  • HMO - BLUE CROSS (CALIFORNIA CARE)
  • HMO - BLUE SHIELD 65
  • HMO - BLUE SHIELD LOCAL ACCESS PLUS
  • HMO - BLUE SHIELD NETVALUE
  • HMO - BLUE SHIELD OF CALIFORNIA
  • HMO - BLUE SHIELD SAVENET
  • HMO - CHOC HEALTH ALLIANCE
  • HMO - CIGNA
  • HMO - HEALTH NET
  • HMO - MEDICAL CALOPTIMA
  • HMO - PACIFICARE
  • HMO - SCAN
  • HMO - SECURE HORIZON
  • HMO - UNITED HEALTHCARE OF CA
  • MCA - MEDICARE ASSIGN
  • MCA - MEDICARE ASSIGNMENT
  • MCD - MEDICAID
  • MDA - MEDICARE ASSIGN
  • MDCR - MEDICARE
  • MED - MEDICARE/MEDICAID
  • POS - AETNA - MANAGED CARE CHOICE
  • POS - BLUE CROSS PLUS (POS)

Insurance ID Numbers

Aetna: *463312
Blue Cross: *1BJ016
Blue Shield: 00A813800
Blue Shield 65+: 6S0224
Blue Shield CHOICE (Medicare): QE0224
CIGNA: 1411367002
CIGNA Select: 1411367008
Health Net: 3203134890
Health Net Senior: 5147134890
SCAN: 863-90123
United Healthcare: *0183460040

*Provider ID is the same for both HMO and Medicare Advantage Plans