Dr. Christakis Christodoulou, MD

Dr. Christakis Christodoulou, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Christakis Christodoulou, MD is a cardiology specialist in Pasadena, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1990 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

3235 E Colorado Blvd Ste 201

Pasadena, CA 91107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiopulmonary Conditions
  • 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 Disease (CAD)
  • 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 Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension


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35  Procedures


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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.


  • University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Lac+Usc Medical Center_internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • L a Co Usc Med Center_internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Lac+Usc Med Center _interventional Cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Lac+Usc Medical Center_cardiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Medical intern_LAC+USC, 1994
  • Best medical Resident 2nd year_LAC+USC, 1995
  • Best Resident Teacher award_ USC Medical School, 1996
  • Top Cardiologist_Pasadena Magazine, 2010
  • Top Cardiologist _Pasadena Magazine, 2011
  • Top Cardiologist_Pasadena Magazine, 2012
  • Best medical resident 3rd year_LAC+USC, 1996
Media & Publications

Dr. Christodoulou has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Greek
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Christodoulou's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Christodoulou to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Christodoulou's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Been a patient 14 years, initially with congestive heart failure. First doctor wanted heart transplant. After asking a nurse where she would take her husband if he had my condition, she said Dr. Chris. He took over my case, used slower approach and I never had the heart transplant. Overcame...more
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his the most amazing professional cardiologist i ever been to and i went to best of the best in la and changes 6 doctors and his amazing
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Listens very carefully and is very knowledgeable. Saved my wife's life. Utmost respect.
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He did, and continues to do, a wonderful job. he installed a stent in me 12 years ago and I've had no trouble.
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