Dr. Timothy Kristedja, MD

HematologyMaleAge 50

Dr. Kristedja

Santa Monica Hematology-Oncology Assocs

2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 400e Santa Monica, CA 90404

Make an Appointment

(310) 453-5654

Dr. Timothy Kristedja, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. He is affiliated with medical facilities Harbor - UCLA Medical Center and Providence Saint John's Health Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kristedja to book an appointment.

Healthgrades Provider Compare™

Quickly compare more Hematology Specialists in your area

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital Satisfaction
    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Low Wait Times
    Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Kristedja's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Kristedja's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anemia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kristedja treats Anemia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kristedja treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  • Anemia of Pregnancy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Chronic Anemia
  • Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D - HUS)
  • D-Negative Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Pregnancy Related
  • D-Positive Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (D + HUS)
  • Diamond-Blackfan Anemia
  • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spherocytosis
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
  • Myelpathic Anemia
  • Neonatal Anemia
  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Nutritional Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-1
  • Refractory Anemia With Excess Blasts-2
  • Secondary Cold Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia With Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Sideroblastic Anemia, Pyridoxine-Responsive, Autosomal Recessive
  • Warm Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
Hide other areas of care
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kristedja treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Kristedja treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Erythropoietin Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kristedja performs Erythropoietin Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Kristedja performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Kristedja's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Erythropoietin Test
  • Hemophilia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Leukocytosis
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • von Willebrand Disease

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Kristedja accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(310) 453-5654

Dr. Kristedja accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA 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
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Kristedja's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kristedja

4.5

Based on 6 ratings

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(5)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
16.666666666666668%
(1)
1 Star
0%
(0)
healthgrades logo

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Kristedja
(Select your rating)
What went well
No reviews yet
What could be improved
No reviews yet
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Unfortunately, I didn’t have a good experience. I was so ill when I saw Dr. Kristedja, yet he had no interest in running tests and was quite dismissive. Fortunately, I was able to see a different doctor the next day who treated me immediately. I wouldn’t recommend Dr. Kristedja to anyone.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
6 people found this helpful
Helpful
Dec 23, 2019
He saved my life,any questions?
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Scott in Los Angeles – Mar 06, 2019
He is a wonderful kind attentive Doctor ..... I see him for follow ups after breast cancer
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
Helpful
Dec 28, 2018

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Kristedja?

About Me

Biography

Dr. Timothy Kristedja, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA. He is affiliated with medical facilities Harbor - UCLA Medical Center and Providence...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Timothy Kristedja, MD accept my insurance?

Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Kristedja accepts your insurance.

What are Dr. Timothy Kristedja, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kristedja frequently treats Anemia, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), and Erythropoietin Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kristedja treats.

Where is Dr. Timothy Kristedja, MD's office located?

Dr. Kristedja's office is located at 2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 400e, Santa Monica, CA 90404. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Timothy Kristedja, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Kristedja has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Timothy Kristedja, MD?

Find contact information here to make an appointment.

Locations

Santa Monica Hematology-Oncology Assocs

Providence Medical Institute Hematology Oncology2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 400e Santa Monica, CA 90404
1

Practice

Multi-specialty Care Providence Saint John's Medical Office - Playa Vista12555 W Jefferson Blvd Ste 303 Los Angeles, CA 90066
2

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Kristedja is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Harbor - UCLA Medical Center

Torrance, CA

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

Providence Saint John's Health Center

Santa Monica, CA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average