Dr. Andrew Kwa, MD

Dr. Andrew Kwa, MD

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Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
41 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Andrew Kwa, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University of Southern California in 2003 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Drs Casey, Green, Kao & Kwa, A Medical Partnership

2400 Samaritan Dr Ste 200

San Jose, CA 95124
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSource of Ohio
  • Humana
  • One Health
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • Preferred Health Systems
  • Prudential
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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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

  • University Of California Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of California Davis Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kwa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Indonesian
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kwa does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kwa and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Good Samaritan Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures

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Dr. Kwa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kwa to family and friends
4.7
based on 15 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kwa'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Saratoga CA
Dr Kwa treated my husband after he was misdiagnosed at the hospital. After 24 hour discharge a friend refered my husband to Dr Kwa, who immediately saw my husband, scheduled an angiogram and placed 1 stint, while also confirming that my husband survived his heart attack due to his strong fitness...more
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in Campbell, CA
He stayed with me for 4 operations to fix my artery problem.
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in San Jose, CA
Outside of saving my life, Dr. Kwa is extremely approachable and able to explain and answer questions in a way that is clear and understandable even for someone without any medical background.
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in San Jose, CA
Dr. Kwa is very professional and easy to talk with. He explains his diagnosis's in terms we can understand. The office staff is skilled and very professional.
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