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Dr. Neala Hunter, MD

Cardiology ·  Female · Age 59

Dr. Hunter

Dr. Neala Hunter, MD is a cardiology specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.


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(949) 548-9611

Dr. Hunter accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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MultiPlan
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hunter's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter treats Heart Disease more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter treats Heart Palpitations more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hunter treats Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angina
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Unstable Angina

Dr. Hunter's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm 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
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Benign Tumor
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Neala Hunter, MD is a cardiology specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Uc Irvine
Residency Hospital
1992
University Of California, Irvine
Residency Hospital
1990
University Of California, Irvine
Internship Hospital
1989
University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1992
1990
1989

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Hunter is AMAZING! I love her! I have been her patient for several years and I am never disappointed with any doctor visit! She is very concerned about you as a patient and will give you a very thorough exam (thinking about several tests to run regarding any possible health challenges you...Read More
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I would highly recommend Dr. Hunter for many reasons. First and foremost for her accuracy in diagnosing heart issues and her overall competency and experience. When other cardiologist had initially misdiagnosed my cardiac events, she has always diagnosed and treated me appropriately. Her bedside...Read More
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She is highly competent and takes appropriate masures according to the serious ness of the patient's condition. She is a vry caring person..
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Locations

Newport Heart Medical Group

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:15am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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