Dr. Stephen Stark, MD

Dr. Stephen Stark, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Stephen Stark, MD is a cardiology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

2825 J St Ste 235

Sacramento, CA 95816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Atrial Fibrillation
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Stark'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

3  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • 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 Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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15  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

  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Emory University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Conn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stark has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stark's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stark to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Stark's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Stark is amazing. Let’s you know all the details of what’s wrong with you and how he will fix your condition
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Dr. Stark did an ablation on me in 2006, and it lasted just over ten years. Then in April of 2016, I reverted back to afib again and Dr. Stark performed another ablation along with a pacemaker. I am free of irregular heart rhythm once again and it will be two years next month. Dr. Stark and his...more
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Finest heart doctor in California, hands down the best!
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In 2007-2008 I had a REALLY bad case of A-Fib (24/7) along with other complicating factors (HCM, treated with septal ablation, 2000). I had already had 3 different EPs attempt to cure my A-Fib with ablation 5 different times, none successfully. Then I went to Stark who gave me a 6th a-fib...more
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