Dr. Eric Topol, MD
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Dr. Eric Topol, MD


Cardiology | Male

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd La Jolla, CA 92037 Get Directions


Dr. Eric Topol, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in La Jolla, CA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Topol is affiliated with Scripps Green Hospital.

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Dr. Topol's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Cardiology
  •  Board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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
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  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • 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


  • Medical School
    University Of Rochester Medical Center School Of Medicine & Dentistry

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    UCSF Medical Center

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)

    Completed in 1982

  • Fellowship Hospital
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1985

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Virginia

    Graduated in 1975

  • Other Education
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College Of Medicine Of Case Western Reserve University (Cclcm)

    Completed in 2006

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

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


  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging