Dr. C Michael Wright, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 64

9850 Genesee Ave Suite 780
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
C. Michael Wright, MD Inc.
C. Michael Wright, MD Inc.
9850 Genesee Ave Suite 780
La Jolla, CA 92037
C. Michael Wright, MD, Inc.
C. Michael Wright, MD, Inc.
9850 Genesee Ave Suite 780
La Jolla, CA 92037
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    Dr. Wright's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Wright's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Clinical Lipidology
    • Preventive Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Echocardiogram
    • Echocardiography
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Nuclear Stress Testing
    • Stress Echocardiogram
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiac Arrest
    • Cardiac Arrhythmia
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • High Blood Pressure
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Wright

    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

    Mount Sinai
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Jewish Hospital @ Washington University
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Jewish Hospital @ Washington University
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ucsd Sch Med
    Complete in 1988

    Undergraduate Schools

    Georgetown U-Georgetown Mc
    Graduated in 1974

    Other Education

    Clinical Lipidology-Board Certified 2005
    Complete in 2005
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wright & Staff

    • English
    • French
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    Dr. Wright's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Wright

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wright to family and friends

    19 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Wright's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 18 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Wright
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    19 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Wright accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem Blue Cross
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Carecentrix Health Plan
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicare
    • National Elevator
    • POMCO Group
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    • Simplifi
    • United Healthcare
    • WellPoint
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    Office Locations

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    C. Michael Wright, MD Inc.
    9850 Genesee Ave Suite 780
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 450-3388 (Office)
    B
    C. Michael Wright, MD, Inc.
    9850 Genesee Ave Suite 780
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 450-3388 (Office)
    (858) 450-3157 (Fax)
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