Dr. Heather Shenkman, MD

Dr. Heather Shenkman, MD

Cardiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 42
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Heather Shenkman, MD is a cardiology specialist in Tarzana, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

18663 Ventura Blvd Ste 202

Tarzana, CA 91356

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas


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

Heart Palpitations
more than 55% of peers
Heart Murmur
more than 37% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 25% of peers

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  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

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

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.


  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Tufts New England Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shenkman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shenkman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shenkman to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shenkman's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Glendale, CA
Dr. Heather Shenkman did a great job by placing a stent in my heart hence she saved my life. She has a very friendly approach, she always listened to my questions, issues and concerns and answered in detail with patience . Her office staff members also were/are very friendly and helpful. Varouj...more
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in Sherman Oaks
Dr Shenkman has an amazing, personal manner and is very understandable. Not typical in with many doctors. My father is 85 years old and can require a certain amount of patience to cover some deep material and she does very it very well. We highly recommend her!
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