Dr. Eric J. Keyser, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 48

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Dr. Keyser's Experience

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Dr. Keyser's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Keyser Performs

  • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Hospital Quality

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Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center
1798 N Garey Ave
Pomona, CA 91767

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Appointments & Offices

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Cardiac Surgical Associates of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA
Cardiac Surgical Associates of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA
991 Santa Ana St
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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    Dr. Keyser's Experience

    Dr. Keyser's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Thoracic Surgery
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    Dr. Keyser says...

    • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Beating Heart Surgery
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiovascular Surgical Procedure
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Surgery
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Mitral Valve Repair
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    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Segmentectomy, Open
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Ventricular Assist Device
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
    • Cancer
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Dandelion Pollen Allergy
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Malignant
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Mitral Valve Disease
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    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Thrombosis
    • Thymomas
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Keyser

    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

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Governor Generals Award of Excellence for Outstanding Academic Achievement, 1986
    • McGill General Surgery, Distinction, 2000
    • Fraser Gurd Award for Excellence in Surgical Research, 1999
    • McGill Physics, Cum Laude, 1990

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    McGill University
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Montreal General Hospital
    Complete in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Complete in 2004
    McGill University Health Center
    Complete in 2000

    Fellowship Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 2007

    Undergraduate Schools

    McGill University, Physics, Cum Laude
    Graduated in 1990

    Other Education

    Cardia Surgery Certification-Royal College Of Physicians & Surgeons Of Canada
    Complete in 2004
    McGill University, Cardiac Surgery
    Complete in 2002
    University Of California
    Complete in 2001
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Keyser & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Keyser's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Keyser to family and friends

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    Dr. Keyser's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.1 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Keyser

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

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    Cardiac Surgical Associates of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA
    991 Santa Ana St
    Laguna Beach, CA 92651
    (949) 397-0897 (Office)
    (888) 959-9803 (Fax)
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