Dr. Carlos M. Botas MD Neonatologist

Dr. Carlos Botas is a neonatologist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Botas accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 30 doctors at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #26 in Pediatrics: Neonatology

Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Medical Center

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Pediatrics, 1992–1995

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Richardson score predicts short-term adverse respiratory outcomes in newborns >/=34 weeks gestation.
Escobar, G. J., Shaheen, S. M., Breed, E. M., Botas, C., Greene, J. D., Yoshida, C. K., Zupancic, J., Newman, T. B.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

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