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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 51

8635 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, CA 90048
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Dr. Urman's Experience

Dr. Urman's Care Philosophy


  • Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Clinical Lipidology
  • Preventive Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Blood Pressure Management
  • Blood Thinner Administration
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Doppler
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Vascular Study
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Coumadin® Management
  • Echocardiogram Interpretation
  • Echocardiography
  • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
  • Heart Failure Management
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Interpretation of Exercise Stress Tests
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • PET Scan
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Stress Test
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Ultrasound, Carotid
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Amyloid Cardiopathy
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Arrhythmia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Myxoma
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Bradycardia
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Arrhythmia
  • Cardiac Dysrhythmia
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Click-Murmur Syndrome
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dyspnea
  • Endocarditis
  • Family History of Heart Disease
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Metabolic Syndrome X
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocarditis
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

Background Check for Dr. Urman

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.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • Leading Physicians of the World, 2009
  • Super Doctors, Southern California (Los Angeles Magazine), 2008-2013
  • American College of Cardiology/Syntex Continuing Medical Education Scholarship Award, 1994
  • Ben Newman, MD Award, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Recognition for compassion and empathy towards patients), 1991
  • America’s Top Physicians, Cardiology, Consumer’s Research Council of America, 2003- 2006
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2012
  • US News & World Report Top Doctor, 2012
  • America's Top Cardiologists, Consumers Research Council of America, 2006-2011
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Cardiology Fellowship Program, 2006-2007
  • LA Times: Foods that cut sugar aren't necessarily a sweet choice, 06/14/2010
  • LA Times: Simple steps can cut deadly risk of heart disease, study finds, 11/15/2010
  • Coffee studies should warm your heart, 04/10/2011
  • Two-dimensional Coronary MR angiography: Analysis of initial clinical results, 1994
  • Routine Echocardiographic Views Miss Significant Pleural Effusions: Bilateral Chest Scanning is Required, 1995
  • Two-dimensional coronary MRA: limitations and artifacts, 1996
  • MRI of Pseudoaneurysm of a Brachial Venous Coronary Bypass Graft, 1996
  • Two-dimensional Coronary MR angiography: Analysis of initial clinical results, 1994
  • CBS Radio: Open-Line with Scott Mason, 09/06/2010
  • CBS News: New CPR Guidelines, 10/18/2010

Education & Training

Medical School

Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1988

Internship Hospital

Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Complete in 1989

Residency Hospital

Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Complete in 1991

Fellowship Hospital

West Los Angeles Va Med Ctr/UCLA
Complete in 1994

Undergraduate Schools

Northwestern University
Graduated in 1984

Other Education

Harvard University
Complete in 1980

Languages Spoken by Dr. Urman & Staff

  • English

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