Dr. Richard Stahl, MD

Dr. Richard Stahl, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
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Age 58
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Dr. Richard Stahl, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1986 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

9850 Genesee Ave Ste 560

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 455-6330

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • 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. Stahl's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stahl performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Stahl performs this procedure more than 61% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Aortic Valve Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stahl performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Stahl performs this procedure more than 56% of his peers

Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stahl treats Heart Disease more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Stahl treats this condition more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Stahl's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Stahl, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1986 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1993
    University Of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1991
    Lac Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1987
    Lac Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School
    1986

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Dr. Stahl's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stahl

4.0

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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Dr Stahl saved my life!! I had a hereditary condition (bicuspid aortic valve) and had been monitored for many, many years. During an annual echocardiogram a 'slight' aneurysm of the ascending aorta branch was noted. No physical symptoms. My family met with Dr. Stahl and arranged for surgery the...Read More
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He saved my father in laws life ..he is amazing
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
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Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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MultiPlan
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