Dr. Albert Sharf, MD

Dr. Albert Sharf, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Albert Sharf, MD is a cardiology specialist in National City, CA. He graduated from Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School in 1986 and specializes in cardiology.

655 Euclid Ave Ste 304

National City, CA 91950

Contact Information

(619) 470-7700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid of California
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sharf performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 99% of peers
Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Sharf's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sharf "Treat every patient with respect,dignity and the service they deserve."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (11/4/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
  • Substance Abuse (6/23/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Long Island Jewish
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Cooper Hosp/Univ Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sharf has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sharf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharf's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharf to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Sharf's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have so much to say about this doctor! Dr.Sharf is the best of the best...in an emergency situation Dr Sharf was called to treat my dad at PVH. I truly believe if it wasn't for him my dad wouldn't be alive today. With his prompt attention he got my dad the help he needed and I have nothing but...more
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Wonderful doctor and staff. I was treated with respect and kindness addressed every need. Dr. Sharf and his staff are so wonderful they treat me like a friend and a patient. Thank you very much for your kindness. Melanie W B
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