Dr. Richard Katz, MD

Dr. Richard Katz, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. Richard Katz, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 1970 and specializes in cardiology.

5555 Reservoir Dr Ste 112

San Diego, CA 92120

Contact Information

(619) 287-7060

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Top Care Areas

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

Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Katz'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*

27  Conditions Treated

3  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.

Education

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • New York City Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Uc San Diego Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Uc San Diego Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Katz'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

husband and I moved to Dr Katz recently. referred by our surgeon, also his patient. he's thorough and amiable; you will have immediate confidence in him. spends much time with his patients. the office runs more smoothly and efficiently than any i've experienced (and i have worked for several...more
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He is very knowledgeable and experienced. I definitely trust him to take the best care of my heart.
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