Dr. Eric Topol, MD

Dr. Eric Topol, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Eric Topol, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in La Jolla, CA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 554-5757

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Chest Pain
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more than 35% of peers
Hypertension
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more than 19% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 18% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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 Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Rochester Medical Center School Of Medicine & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of California, San Francisco (Ucsf)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner College Of Medicine Of Case Western Reserve University (Cclcm)
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Simon Dack Award, American College of Cardiology, 2005
  • Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences, 2004
  • Gruntzig Award, European Society of Cardiology, 2004
Media & Publications

Dr. Topol has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Scripps Health, Chief Academic Officer
  • Scripps Translational Science Institute, Director

Dr. Topol's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Topol to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Topol's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Topol accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • 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
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Topol has admitting privileges

Scripps Green Hospital
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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