Dr. Kandan Baban, DO

Cardiology •  Female • Age 42

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Kandan Baban, DO is a Cardiology Specialist in Escondido, CA and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 2007. She is affiliated with medical facilities Palomar Medical Center Poway and Palomar Medical Center Escondido. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Baban to book an appointment.


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Graybill Medical Group

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(858) 437-9976
Cardiology225 E 2nd Ave Ste 102 Escondido, CA 92025
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Cardiology225 E 2nd Ave Escondido, CA 92025
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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I see Dr. usually about every three months. I had a stent put in under her guidance about 3 years ago.
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Steve Longfellow – Apr 09, 2020
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Dr. Baban saved my husband’s life and I will forever be grateful to her. She listened to his story of what he was feeling and what brought him to the ER and found a blocked artery during the angiogram. She was very compassionate and patient with me. She clearly explained the procedure and answered all of my questions. I highly recommend her!
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Grateful Wife – Mar 07, 2020
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Dr. Baban has been caring for my heart for several years now, and I recommend her highly. She's a gem. She's very warm and compassionate, explains things carefully, is decisive, and, best of all, she listens.
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TJS – Feb 07, 2020
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Really 5 stars is not enough! If I could leave 100 stars, I would! I have been a cardiac patient with annual visits to my Cardiologist for the past 30 years. When my Cardiologist retired, I was devastated. Having visited over 7 Cardiologist and sadly disappointed, I was ecstatic when I found Dr. Baban. Not only is she a wealth of updated knowledge, she heals with her compassion, grace, and humanity. That is the best medicine no health care provider can prescribe. She is a natural and truly cares for her patients. I am extremely happy with her and the entire office for their professional care and manner. Thank you Dr. Baban and entire team for your services.
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Moloud Mansour – Dec 14, 2019
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Dr. Baban has been a great cardiologist for both my wife and I. We’ve been under her care for two years. Dr. Baban and Humberto have been exceptional to us. We finally can say that we are under the best care possible, we highly recommend her to anyone that is looking for real answers and someone that will listen to your health concerns.
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Rolf & Helen – Nov 14, 2019
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I receive exceptional health care from Dr. Baban. She is very concise and straightforward. Options of treatment are always clearly described. I especially appreciate our dialogues (as opposed to monologues) regarding health treatment. My highest recommendation to anyone requiring cardiology care.
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Dan H. – Oct 28, 2019
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Extremely professional. Extremely knowledgeable. I like the fact that she does not jump to conclusions before reviewing all appropriate tests and monitoring. Her staff is also very knowledgeable and professional. I have and would recommend her to anybody needing the services of a cardiologist.
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Don Brocklesby – Oct 26, 2019
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Great experience! Her decision was clear and firm, so I was no reason for hesitate and felt I am in good hand. I feel alreay good. Also her staffs, humberto, was kind and helped me for every steps. Younsik Cha
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Younsik Cha – Oct 17, 2019
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I am forever in this wonderful doctor's dept...quite simply she saved my life....absolute wonderful professional cardiologist...I would recommend her to anyone...
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Michael Norton – Oct 14, 2019
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Dr. Baban properly diagnosed me. She is by far the best doctor I have ever had. I would and did trust her with my life. I owe her my life and will never stop thanking her. Besides her great skill and knowledge, she really listens and cares - a rare quality for cardiologists.
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V Smith – Oct 13, 2019
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The Baban has been my cardiologist for about a 18 months now. I like that she takes the time to listen to you and she explains everything to you in terms you understand and asks for your feedback on any plan on action. She has an excellent staff that is friendly and professional. I can say enough good things about Dr Baban and he staff.
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Janice Allen – Oct 10, 2019
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Great experience, finally someone that would listen to my health concern and gave me a chance to finally live better with my heart condition, Thank you Dr. Baban for being very professional. Great staff, assistant went out of his way to get my medication approved.
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J. Gonzalez – Oct 05, 2019
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I have been a patient of Dr. Baban for a bit over a year now. I was initially referred to her because my primary care doctor had noticed a strange heartbeat. My first visit and every subsequent visit to Dr. Baban has been as good as anyone could hope for. She is very professional, an exceptional listener, intuitive and very detail oriented. IfDr. Ba IDr. Baban
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Mike Concannon – Oct 04, 2019
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Compassionate, caring but firm
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David in El Cajon, CA – Sep 21, 2018
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Two days ago I had a procedure performed by Dr. Baban at Palomar hospital. She is very skilled and did much to make this patient comfortable. The angiogram went smoothly and the entire team worked well together. There were no complications.
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Escondido, CA – Jul 08, 2018
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Most unhelpful staff I have ever had the misfortune of dealing with! Doctor is not even recognized by Graybill. Instead of being accommodating her staff was intentionally obstinate. Any time a doctor's staff is purposefully obstructive its a good reason not to expect much from the physician... Waste of time!
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Vista, CA – Jun 29, 2017
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Baban's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chest Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baban treats Chest Pain more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Baban treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Cardiovascular Stress Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baban performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 65% of her peers

Dr. Baban performs this procedure more than 65% of her peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baban treats Heart Disease more than 44% of her peers

Dr. Baban treats this condition more than 44% of her peers

Dr. Baban's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Dr. Baban has a unique approach to empowering and assisting patients to better care for themselves. She emphasizes prevention and promotes cardiovascular risk reduction through healthy lifestyle changes. She treats each patient with compassion and she believes in personalized medicine, which allows for a more accurate diagnosis and specific treatment plan.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiology Echocardiography
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases

Board Certifications

Education

2015
Scripps Green Hospital - La Jolla
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Scripps Green Hospital - La Jolla
Residency Hospital
2009
Scripps Clinic/Green Hospital
Internship Hospital
2007
Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
2002
University Of California At San Diego
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Kurdish
  • English

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Palomar Medical Center Poway

Poway, CA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

Palomar Medical Center Escondido

Escondido, CA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)