Dr. Ara S. Klijian, MD

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Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery • Male • Age 50

3131 Berger Ave Suite 250
San Diego, CA 92123
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Dr. Klijian's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Klijian's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
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  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedures
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
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Background Check for Dr. Klijian

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Media & Publications

  • AMA Physician Recognition Award, 2004
  • author, 2005
  • Sharp Experience, 2004
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Education & Training

Medical School

Albany Medical College

Internship Hospital

Lenox Hill Hospital
Complete in 1991

Residency Hospital

Lenox Hill Hospital

Fellowship Hospital

University Of California, San Diego

Other Education

Toronto Sick Childrens Hospital
Complete in 1995
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Klijian & Staff

  • English
  • Armenian
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