Dr. Nihal Goonetilleke, MD

Dr. Nihal Goonetilleke, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. Nihal Goonetilleke, MD is a cardiology specialist in Santa Ana, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from U Sri Lanka-Colombo Fac Med in 1970 and specializes in cardiology.

999 N Tustin Ave Ste 224

Santa Ana, CA 92705

Contact Information

(714) 973-8522

Insurance Accepted

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

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Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
more than 77% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 60% of peers
Mitral Valve Disease
more than 50% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

26  Conditions Treated

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.


  • U Sri Lanka-Colombo Fac Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Colombo Genl Hosp-U Sri Lan
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Va Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Lsu Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Tulane Med Sch Prgm
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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