Dr. Matthew A. Lucks, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 41

9850 Genesee Ave Suite 940
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Hospital Quality

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Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
San Diego Cardiovascular Assocs
San Diego Cardiovascular Assocs
9850 Genesee Ave Suite 940
La Jolla, CA 92037
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    Dr. Lucks' Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 2006
    • Internal Medicine, 2002
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    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Lucks

    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

    SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lucks & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    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. Lucks' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Lucks has admitting privileges:

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    • Palomar Medical Center

    • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

    • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Lucks

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lucks to family and friends

    10 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Lucks' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    10 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    10 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Lucks
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    10 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    10 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Lucks accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicare
    • Molina
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • POMCO Group
    • UniCare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    San Diego Cardiovascular Assocs
    9850 Genesee Ave Suite 940
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 457-1234 (Office)
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