Dr. Hugh Hammond, MD

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Dr. Hugh Hammond, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in San Diego, CA and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Indiana U, School of Medicine medical school in 1980. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hammond to book an appointment.

Dr. Hammond

Va San Diego Healthcare System

3350 La Jolla Village Dr San Diego, CA 92161
Accepting new patients

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Biography

Dr. Hugh Hammond, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in San Diego, CA and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Indiana U,...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1987
UC San Diego Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1980
Indiana U, School of Medicine
Medical School
,

Awards

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What are Dr. Hugh Hammond, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hammond frequently treats Stress Test, Arrhythmia Screening, and Chest Pain Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hammond treats.

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Dr. Hammond's office is located at 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA 92161. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hammond's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Stress Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hammond performs Stress Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Hammond performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Arrhythmia Screening
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hammond performs Arrhythmia Screening more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Hammond performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Chest Pain Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hammond performs Chest Pain Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Hammond performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Hammond's conditions and procedures:

  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

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(858) 552-8585

Dr. Hammond accepts the following insurance:

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Locations

Practice

Va San Diego Healthcare System3350 La Jolla Village Dr San Diego, CA 92161
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