Dr. Gary Kissel, MD

Dr. Gary Kissel, MD

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Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
77 y/o
(5)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gary Kissel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Redondo Beach, CA and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

520 N Prospect Ave Ste 300

Redondo Beach, CA 90277
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Thrombosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 96% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Kissel'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.

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
45

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • 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 Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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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

  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Sedish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kissel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kissel does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kissel and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

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is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack

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Dr. Kissel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kissel to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kissel'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Torrance, CA
He is absolutely Wonderful...He has been my husbands Cardiologist since 2003 & mine since 2005...Gentle...Kind...Caring...leaves nothing unchecked & is there when you need him!! We Love him!
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