Dr. Kartik Thaker, MD

Dr. Kartik Thaker, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Kartik Thaker, MD is a cardiology specialist in Whittier, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from N.H.L. Municipal Medical College in 1982 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

12291 Washington Blvd Ste 105

Whittier, CA 90606

Contact Information

(562) 698-7599

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
more than 83% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 77% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 72% of peers

Dr. Thaker'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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • 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
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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18  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.


  • N.H.L. Municipal Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • La Co-Usc-Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Kaiser Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thaker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thaker to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Thaker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Lengthy wait in reception area and exam room regardless of appointment time. Staff are indifferent. Doctor not prepared for appointment.
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