Dr. Andrew Frutkin, MD

Dr. Andrew Frutkin, MD

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Dr. Andrew Frutkin, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1997 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

39000 Bob Hope Dr

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Contact Information

(760) 346-0642

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Frutkin'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. Frutkin "I was drawn to medicine through my fascination with molecular biology and my desire to have a meaningful impact on people?s lives. As cardiologists, we have experienced tremendous success in rigorously testing these medical advances in large clinical trials and applying those that work to the greatest benefit of our patients."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

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

57  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • 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
  • 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
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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26  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frutkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frutkin's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frutkin to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Frutkin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Seems like a good doctor but wouldn’t know beyond my initial visit. Left him due to poor follow up. Cancelled my appointment twice, still waiting for results of my tests. Would not recommend.
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Dr. Andrew Frutkin, MD, most likely saved my wife from having a stroke, heart attack or worse. He used extremely good judgement in taking immediate action as to implanting a stent during a routine angioplasty procedure. The artery in view, had a 90% occlusion which could have led to disaster. In...more
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Excellently trained and good judgment. I note he is basically conservative in managing this 75 year old physician's heart disease, which is wise. (If it ain't broke, don't fix it.) Communicates clearly and discusses concerns forthrightly. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Frutkin saved my fathers life by performing heart surgery after he was brought in by EMTs post-cardiac arrest. He was later transferred to Keck USC in LA to be placed on ECMO machine for life support. The doctors at Keck stated that my fathers surgery performed the day before by doctor Frutkin...more
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I have been a patient of Dr Frutkin, probably one of his first when he came to the Coacella Valley. He has been right on in handling my A -fib. He is confident and straight forward in his explanations. He has preformed 2 cardio versions the last few years on me. I trust him to continue to...more
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