Dr. August Voelkel, MD

Dr. August Voelkel, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. August Voelkel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in cardiology.

1450 Treat Blvd

Walnut Creek, CA 94597

Contact Information

(925) 937-1770

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Disease
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more than 41% of peers
Hypertension
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more than 17% of peers
Arrhythmias
normal
more than 17% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

34  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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3  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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Meth Hospital Ind
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • New Eng Deaconess Hospital Harvard
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Peter Bent Brigham Hospital Harvard
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • W Roxbury Va Harvard
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Voelkel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Voelkel's Reviews

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Dr. Voelkel'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
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