Dr. Eric Topol, MD

Dr. Eric Topol, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Eric Topol, MD is a cardiology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester Medical Center School Of Medicine & Dentistry in 1979 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Topol performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Topol's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

3  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*

19  Conditions Treated

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

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Topol to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

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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