Dr. Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green, MD

Cardiology •  Female • Age 62
  
Dr. Birgersdotter-Green
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

UC San Diego Health

9434 MEDICAL CENTER DR La Jolla, CA 92037

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Dr. Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in La Jolla, CA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Birgersdotter-Green has more experience with Implantable Cardiac Devices, Electrophysiology, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Karolinska Inst Sch Med medical school in 1986. She is affiliated with UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Birgersdotter-Green to book an appointment.


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I have been a patient of Dr. Green for many years, through ablations and other experiences and can only say that she is a wonder. I have always felt comfortable and secure under her care, more like family than patient. I have and will continue to recommend her highly.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green specializes in cardiac electrophysiology. Her research interests include the mechanisms of arrhythmias, cardiac resynchronization therapy and developing new methods and indications for pacemakers and ICD implantation. She...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

1993
University of California, San Diego
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Vanderbilt University
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Vanderbilt University
Residency Hospital
1986
Karolinska Inst Sch Med
Medical School

Languages

  • Swedish
  • French
  • German
  • English

Awards

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Dr. Birgersdotter-Green accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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 Select (Select / Small Grp)-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 Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-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 Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
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Select Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Practice Areas

Implantable Cardiac Devices

Compare with other Implantable Cardiac Devices specialists.

Typically treats 89% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green performs this procedure more than 93% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats Arrhythmias more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats Atrial Flutter more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 54% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats Heart Disease more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Congestive Heart Failure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Cardiomyopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats Cardiomyopathy more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

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Check Dr. Birgersdotter-Green's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Birgersdotter-Green's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

Locations

UC San Diego Health

UC San Diego Health9434 MEDICAL CENTER DR La Jolla, CA 92037
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UC San Diego Health - Hillcrest

UC San Diego Health - Hillcrest4168 Front St San Diego, CA 92103
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