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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Dr. Wright's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Although I am a general cardiologist, my research and extra training has been in preventive cardiology and clinical lipidology (diagnosis and management of high triglycerides and cholesterol). I believe in identifying high risk individuals as early as possible, before permanent damage has occurred. I am particularly interested in finding early signs of plaque in the arteries, as well as excess inflammation, and pre-diabetes. I stress the importance of lifestyle, including nutrition and exercise.

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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