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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 58

2 Bon Air Rd Ste 100
Larkspur, CA 94939
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Dr. Adams' Experience

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Dr. Adams' Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. Adams Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Hospital Quality

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Marin General Hospital
250 Bon Air Rd
Greenbrae, CA 94904
John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek
1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Cardiovascular Center Of Marin
Cardiovascular Center Of Marin
2 Bon Air Rd Ste 100
Larkspur, CA 94939
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    Dr. Adams' Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • 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
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    2
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
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    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tetralogy of Fallot
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Adams

    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

    David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    Herbert C Moffitt Hospital Uc San Francisco
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Uc San Francisco Med Center
    Complete in 1976

    Fellowship Hospital

    Uc San Francisco Med Center
    Complete in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Adams & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Adams' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Novato Community Hospital

    • Marin General Hospital

    • John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek

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    Dr. Adams' Office & Staff

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

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    Is Dr. Adams accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • Principal Life
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Western Health Advantage
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    Office Locations

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    Cardiovascular Center Of Marin
    2 Bon Air Rd Ste 100
    Larkspur, CA 94939
    (415) 927-0666 (Office)
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