Duraiyah Thangathurai, MD



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1500 San Pablo Street , Los Angeles, CA 90033
7 days a week, 24 hours a day
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1441 Eastlake Ave , Los Angeles, CA 90089
7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Provider Details

Languages Spoken
English, Tamil
About Duraiyah Thangathurai , MD
Dr. Thangaturai was educated in Sri Lanka prior to attending the Royal Northern Hospital in London, UK for his residency. He later came to southern California in 1982 on a fellowship at UCLA and is currently a professor of clinical anesthesiology with a joint appointment in urology and surgery at the University of Southern California. Dr. Thangathurai has extraordinary international experience including board certifications from Ireland, United Kingdom, Austraila, New Zealand and the United States. He is a member of more than 10 professional societies, such as the California Society of Anesthesiologists and the American Academy of Pain Medicine. Dr. Thangathurai’s clinical interests include anesthesia for high-risk cancer patients, acute pain management and addiction medicine and end of life care.


  • Anesthesiology
Academic Title
Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

Insurances Accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Blue Shield Covered California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Brand New Day
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health
  • GEHA
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • Health Net
  • Health Net Covered California
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • Interplan
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Marian Health Services
  • MultiPlan
  • NEXT
  • Pacificare
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • United Healthcare
  • USC Network
  • Watchtower
  • Medicare

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