Dr. Gopal Govindarajan, MD

Dr. Gopal Govindarajan, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
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Dr. Gopal Govindarajan, MD is a cardiology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1969 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.Read his story

1640 W 3rd St

Los Angeles, CA 90017

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Easy Choice Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas


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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 87% of peers
more than 86% of peers

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Dr. Govindarajan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Govindarajan "Graduated from Armed Forces Medical College in India. He is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine. He was elected to Fellowship in the American College of Cardiology in 1978. He has been practice since 1976."

Care Philosophy

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  • We truly care about our patients and want you to feel very comfortable with our entire staff.
  • We strive to be thorough in everything we do, taking the time to be the best we can be.
  • We will do our best to provide you with same-day office visits and accept walk-ins for first available slots.


  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • 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
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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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.


  • Khalsa College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Mahatma Gandhi Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • St Elizabeth's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • St Vincent Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Govindarajan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Govindarajan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Govindarajan to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Govindarajan's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Los Angeles, CA
I just want to tell you, Dr Gopal that today when i decided to go search for your office so i wouldn't be late for my appt next week, your employees who answer your phone, are giving you a BAD REPUTATION to the point that i called my primary dr to find me another doctor. When i called your office...more
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in Downey, CA
Dr. Govindarajan has been my primary doctor for over 10 years. He listens to my concerns, answers my questions, and has has done a wonderful job with periodic checkups. I would recommend him to anyone looking for a new health care physician.
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