Dr. Fernando Mendoza, MD

Dr. Fernando Mendoza, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Fernando Mendoza, MD is a cardiology specialist in Los Alamitos, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 2000 and specializes in cardiology.

3801 Katella Ave Ste 401

Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 96% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Mendoza'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

81  Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Acute Stroke
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dizziness
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocarditis
  • Pediatric Heart Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Poor Circulation
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasospasm
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
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16  Procedures

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

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Stanford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Stanford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Cedars - Sinai Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Does Zero Coronary or Aortic Calcium Score Predict Absence of Carotid Plaque?,
  • High Prevalence of Ultrasound Detected Carotid Atherosclerosis in Subjects with Los Framingham Risk Score: Potential Implications for Screening for Subclinical Atherosclerosis.,
  • Frequency of Recurrence of Pericardial Tamponade in Patients with Extended versus Non-Extended Pericardial Catheter Drainage.,
  • Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder Following Pediatric Heart Transplantation,
  • Eighteen Year Experience With Neoplasia and Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disease in a Pediatric Cardiac Transplantation Program.,
  • Do Obesity and Body-Mass-Index Differentially Predict an Abnormal Carotid-Intima Media Thickness Over Coronary Calcium?,
  • T-cell responses to oligodendrocyte-specific protein in multiple sclerosis,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mendoza's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mendoza to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Mendoza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Mendoza establishes a supportive and authoritative connection. Takes time to explain and answer questions. I felt confident in accepting his recommendations.
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Was four minutes late to my appointment, the most unfriendly woman at the check-in window rudely informed me of that (those were the first words from her mouth, not hello, no smile!) Because of being a new patient and being four minutes late, I was informed the Dr. could not see me. Therefore, no...more
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