Dr. Christopher A. Tan, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology • Male • Age 41

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Dr. Tan's Experience

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Dr. Tan's Care Philosophy

Pacific Cardiovascular Associates Medical Group has an unfailing commitment to the highest quality of care combined with the expertise of the finest cardiovascular specialists in the country has brought PCA wide recognition and distinction. We are proud of our record of accomplishment and take great pride in our consistently excellent patient outcomes and satisfied, grateful patients. Our holistic, evidence-based approach focuses on the "whole person" from pediatric through geriatric ages.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology, 2004
  • Pediatrics, 2001
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  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Pediatric Stress Echocardiography (ECG)
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiac Arrhythmia
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Cavernous Fistula
  • Click-Murmur Syndrome
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Endocarditis
  • Fetal Heart Abnormalities
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pediatric Heart Disease
  • Pediatric Heart Rhythjm Abnormalities
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
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  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
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Background Check for Dr. Tan

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

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Ordovas K, Tan C, Reddy G, Weber O, Higgins C. Disparity Between Ratios of Diameters and Blood Flows in Central Pulmonary Arteries in Postoperative Congenital Heart Disease Using MRI, 2006
  • Schiffner D, Reddy G, Litt H, Tan C, Araoz P, Breen J, Gotway M, Pujadas S, Weber O, Higgins C. Coronary Artery Anomalies: Classification and Diagnosis, 2003
  • Tan C, Levi D, Moore J. Embolization and Transcatheter Retrieval of Coils and Devices, 2005
  • Pujadas S, Reddy GP, Weber O, Tan C, Moore P, Higgins CB. Phase contrast MR imaging to measure changes in collateral blood flow after stenting of recurrent aortic coarctation: initial experience, 2006
  • Ordovas K, Tan C, Reddy G, Weber O, Higgins C. Disparity Between Size and Differential Blood Flow in Pulmonary Arteries in Postoperative Congenital Heart Disease Using MRI, 2004
  • Reddy G, Pujadas S, Weber O, Martin A, Tan C, Higgins C. Feasibility of Velocity-Encoded Cine MR imaging to Measure Changes in Collateral Blood Flow after Stenting of Aortic Coarctation, 2003
  • Tan CA, Levi DS, Moore JW. Percutaneous Closure of Perimembranous Ventricular Septal Defect Associated with a Ventricular Septal Aneurysm Using the Amplatzer Ductal Occluder, 2005
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1998

Internship Hospital

Univ Of California Irvine Medical Center
Complete in 1999

Residency Hospital

University Of California Irvine Med Center
Complete in 2001

Fellowship Hospital

Ucsf Med Center
Complete in 2004

Undergraduate Schools

UCLA
Graduated in 1994

Other Education

Ucla-Intervention Catheterization-Clinical Instructor
Complete in 2005
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Tan & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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