Dr. Maurice Buchbinder, MD

Dr. Maurice Buchbinder, MD

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Dr. Maurice Buchbinder, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from McGill University in 1978 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

4510 Executive Dr Ste 206

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

(858) 625-4488

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Group
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
more than 86% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Buchbinder'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Buchbinder "My goal is to advance the field of cardiovascular medicine and to provide safe and effective treatments as well as serve as an educational resource for patients and the medical community."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • 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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Vascular Disease
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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

  • McGill University
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Stanford University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Stanford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buchbinder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Buchbinder's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buchbinder to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Buchbinder'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

Patient Comments (2)

Per the California Medical Board, Dr. Maurice Buchbinder were publicly reprimanded. Further, his hospital privileges were revoked at Scripps in August 2007 per a document on file at the California Medical Board.
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Dr. Buchbinder trained the Cardiologist that took care if me after my heart attack in El Paso Texas. My Doctor there referred me to Dr. Buchbinder when I moved to the San Diego area. Unfortunately for me I needed a Cardiologist again. Dr. Buchbinder is highly recommended by me, and now that I know...more
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