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Dr. Charles Whitcomb III, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 69

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Dr. Whitcomb III

UC Davis Cardiovascular Medcn

4860 Y St # 200 Sacramento, CA 95817

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(916) 734-3761

Dr. Charles Whitcomb III, MD is a cardiology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in cardiology.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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(916) 734-3761

Dr. Whitcomb III accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Western Health Advantage

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Whitcomb III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitcomb III treats Primary Pulmonary Hypertension more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Whitcomb III treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitcomb III treats Heart Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Whitcomb III treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitcomb III treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Whitcomb III treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Whitcomb III's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitcomb III

4.8

Based on 6 reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Whitcomb III, MD is a cardiology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1979
University Of California Davis
Fellowship Hospital
1977
University Of California Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
1975
University Of California Los Angeles
Internship Hospital
1974
University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1979
1977
1975
1974

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74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2018)

60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average