Dr. Charles A. Athill, MD

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Specializes in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology • Male • Age 50

3131 Berger Ave Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92123
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Dr. Athill's Experience

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Dr. Athill's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Athill Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Hospital Quality

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Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost St
San Diego, CA 92123
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns
3003 Health Center Dr
San Diego, CA 92123

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Athill

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
San Diego Cardiac Ctr Med Grp
San Diego Cardiac Ctr Med Grp
3131 Berger Ave Ste 200
San Diego, CA 92123
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    Dr. Athill's Experience

    Specialties

    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Electrophysiological Study
    • Heart Surgery
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
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    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Athill

    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Harvard Medical School
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Mass Genl Hosp-Harvard Med Sch

    Residency Hospital

    Mass Genl Hosp-Harvard Med Sch

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

    Undergraduate Schools

    Princeton U
    Graduated in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Athill & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Athill's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Athill has admitting privileges:

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    • Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns

    • Sharp Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Athill

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.6
    • 10 responses

    4.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Athill to family and friends

    4.6 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Athill's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Athill

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    10 responses

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    Office Locations

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    San Diego Cardiac Ctr Med Grp
    3131 Berger Ave Ste 200
    San Diego, CA 92123
    (858) 244-6800 (Office)
    (858) 244-6809 (Fax)
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