See All Family Doctors in San Diego, CA
Dr. David Shamblaw, MD

Dr. David Shamblaw, MD

Age 60 Family Medicine M


Dr. David Shamblaw, MD is a family medicine specialist in San Diego, CA. Dr. Shamblaw completed a residency at McGill U-Queen Elizabeth Hosp. He currently practices at La Playa Medical Group. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Shamblaw is board certified in Family Practice.

Compare with other Family Medicine Specialists
Compare Dr. Shamblaw with our nearby Family Medicine Specialists at Palomar Health
Dr. Carol Cornelius, MD
12 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Yusra Mir, MD
7 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Scott Miller, MD
3 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Aeron Wickes, MD
15 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Ngoc Nguyen, MD
0 reviews
Learn More
Dr. Ludmilla Ionescu, MD
21 reviews
Learn More
These providers are on the medical staff of Palomar Health.


  1. La Playa Medical Group

    1. 1
      La Playa Medical Group
      2970 5th Ave Ste 140, San Diego, CA 92103 Existing Patients: (619) 260-3456




  • McGill U-Queen Elizabeth Hosp, Residency Hospital — 1990
  • Queen Elizabeth Hosp, Internship Hospital — 1989
  • McGill U, Fac Med, Medical School — 1988

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Patient Satisfaction

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shamblaw
Based on 17 Reviews
5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend Dr. Shamblaw?

(Select your rating)
I was his patient for 24yrs & he was the BEST Dr I've Ever had! Still Alive after 28yrs W/Aids. He's an Outstanding Doctor Period! Gonna Miss him & his Expertise in his profession.
— May 07, 2019
See more reviews on Healthgrades
Photo: Dr. David Shamblaw, MD
Dr. David Shamblaw, MD
  • Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shamblaw to family and friends
  • Tell us about your experience with Dr. Shamblaw

Dr. Shamblaw's Office & Staff

  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

Experience with Dr. Shamblaw

  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

Tell Us About Yourself

  • Display Name:
  • City, State:
  • Your gender:
  • Your age group:
  • Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:

Finish Here

  • How would you like to confirm your survey information?
  • Phone Number:
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.
Thank you for sharing your feedback about Dr. David Shamblaw, MD.
You Might Also Like
In 1981, a group of researchers and scientists published a report in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) about cases of an uncommon type of pneumonia in gay men. Whether the researchers of...