Dr. Elizabeth Kaback, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Female • Age 53

10820 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite FC3
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Dr. Kaback's Experience

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Dr. Kaback's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Kaback Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Conditions Dr. Kaback Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Scripps Green Hospital
10666 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kaback

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
10820 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite FC3
La Jolla, CA 92037
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    Dr. Kaback's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 2005
    • Internal Medicine, 1999
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Kaback

    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

    Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    Oregon Health and Science University
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Oregon Health and Science University
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    Oregon Health and Science University
    Complete in 1996
    Scripps Clins Green Hospital
    Complete in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kaback & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Kaback'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. Kaback has admitting privileges:

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    • Scripps Green Hospital

    • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kaback

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaback to family and friends

    23 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Kaback's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    21 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 22 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kaback
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    23 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kaback accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • Tricare
    • UniCare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    10820 N Torrey Pines Rd Suite FC3
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 554-3331 (Office)
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