Dr. Karin VanHoek, MD

Dr. Karin VanHoek, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Karin VanHoek, MD is a cardiology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Dartmouth Med in 1979 and specializes in cardiology.

2416 Castillo St Ste B

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

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Top Care Areas

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Vascular Disease
more than 42% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 35% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 32% of peers

Dr. VanHoek'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease


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7  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.


  • Dartmouth Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. VanHoek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. VanHoek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. VanHoek to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. VanHoek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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