Dr. Walter Kerwin, MD

Dr. Walter Kerwin, MD

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Dr. Walter Kerwin, MD is a cardiology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1989 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

8631 W 3rd St Ste 1017

Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 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. Kerwin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kerwin treats Heart Palpitations more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kerwin treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Heart Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kerwin treats Heart Disease more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kerwin treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Cardiomyopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kerwin treats Cardiomyopathy more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Kerwin treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile

Dr. Kerwin's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
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 Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Electrophysiological Study
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
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Kerwin, MD is a cardiology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1989 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1997
    St Marys Hosp/Ucsf
    Fellowship Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    Stanford University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1992
    Loyola University Stritch School Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    Northwestern University Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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1 Star
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After being to several doctors and twice in the hospital, no one could help my Afib. I passed out five times in five months. Thank God I found Dr. Kerwin. He gave me medicine that helped for about a year, and then I needed the cryoablation. It worked. He is kind and caring. Everyone at Cedars...Read More
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