Dr. Brett Wertman, MD

Dr. Brett Wertman, MD

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Dr. Brett Wertman, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Ladera Ranch, CA. He has been practicing for 14 years. Dr. Wertman is affiliated with Hoag Orthopedic Institute, Saddleback Memorial Medical Center- Laguna Hills, Mission Hospital - Laguna Beach, Mission Hospital - Mission Viejo and Hoag Hospital Newport Beach.

333 Corporate Dr Ste 102

Ladera Ranch, CA 92694

Contact Information

(949) 276-2446

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 24 More

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Chest Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 92% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerotic Coronary Stenosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiopulmonary Conditions
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Malformation
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Triglycerides
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Left Bundle Branch Block
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Right Bundle Branch Block
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systolic Ejection Murmur
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valvular Regurgitation
  • Valvular Stenosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • CT Coronary Angiogram
  • Cardiac Angiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Doppler
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Procedure
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Revascularization
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Emergency Cardioversion
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Peripheral Vascular Studies
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Radial Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Stenting
  • Stress Test
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Procedure
  • Vascular Stenting

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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 Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wertman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wertman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wertman to family and friends
4.4
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Wertman'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 (2)
San Clemente, CA |
Professional, friendly and caring. Highly recommend.
Temecula, CA |
Dr Wertman is a super star to my family after saving my life. I travel from Temecula to visit him and his excellent staff. Very realistic and thoughtful about provedures and prescriptions
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Dr. Wertman accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Power Select HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Optima Health
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Principal Life
  • Priority Health
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Wertman has admitting privileges

Mission Hospital - Laguna Beach
31872 Coast Hwy
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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Mission Hospital - Mission Viejo
27700 Medical Center Rd
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Hoag Hospital Newport Beach
1 Hoag Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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Saddleback Memorial Medical Center- Laguna Hills
24451 Health Center Dr
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
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Hoag Orthopedic Institute
16250 Sand Canyon Ave
Irvine, CA 92618
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