Dr. James Matchison, MD

Dr. James Matchison, MD

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Age 40
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Dr. James Matchison, MD is a cardiology specialist in Torrance, CA. He graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Medicine and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

2841 Lomita Blvd Ste 235

Torrance, CA 90505

Contact Information

(310) 517-8950

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Matchison'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.

Dr. Matchison's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Matchison "Dr. Matchison is board certified in Interventional Cardiology, Adult Cardiovascular Disease, Adult Comprehensive Echocardiography and Internal Medicine. Dr. Matchison received his undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona, in Tucson, Arizona. He attended medical school at Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health in Columbus, Ohio. He completed his residency at Harbor UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California and his general cardiology and interventional cardiology fellowship at Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Matchison is a member of the American Society of Cardiology and American Society of Echocardiography. He specializes in management of advanced cardiac disease, cardiac catheterization, coronary stent placement, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), echocardiography, and stress echocardiography. Dr. Matchison was born in Columbus, Ohio. He has been practicing in the South Bay since December 2012."
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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • 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 Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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20  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

  • Ohio State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Matchison has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Matchison's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Matchison to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Matchison'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

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