Center for Arthritis and Rheumatologic Excellence 
(CARE)

Puja Chitkara, MD A Medical Corporation
Phone: 619-623-3000

Puja Chitkara, M.D.

Dr. Chitkara is board certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine. She completed her rheumatology fellowship at the prestigious National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. She has published several peer-reviewed publications in high impact journals, and has presented her research findings at numerous national scientific meetings. Dr. Chitkara has been in practice in San Diego and Chula Vista community for over 7 years. Dr. Chitkara's passion for her work shows in her long and distinguished record of excellence. Her professional achievements are exceeded only by her dedication to her patients, who enjoy the benefits of her research and clinical experience. Dr. Chitkara is a wife and a busy mom of two. When she's not with her patients, you might find her training for her next marathon. She and her husband have together ran many of the local marathons and half-marathons. You can usually spot her entire family participating in the Annual Arthritis Jingle Run. Hope to see you there next time around!