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Specializes in Cardiology - Male - Age 60

550 Washington St Suite 423
San Diego, CA 92103
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Dr. Blum's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease, 1983
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, 2004
  • Critical Care Medicine, 1991
  • Internal Medicine, 1981
  • 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
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

Background Check for Dr. Blum

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

Education & Training

Medical School

Harvard Medical School
Graduated in 1978

Internship Hospital

Medstar-Georgetown University Medical Center

Residency Hospital

Boston Medical Center
Boston U-City Hosp

Fellowship Hospital

Brigham and Womens Hospital

Languages Spoken by Dr. Blum & Staff

  • English

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