Dr. Walter Savage, MD

Dr. Walter Savage, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Walter Savage, MD is a cardiology specialist in Brentwood, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1983 and specializes in cardiology.

350 John Muir Pkwy

Brentwood, CA 94513

Contact Information

(925) 513-2646

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Savage'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

38  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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13  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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Temple University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Pacific Presby Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Presby University Penn Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Seton Med Center Sf Heart Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Savage has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Savage's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Savage to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Savage's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

A well run practice with no waiting time. Both Dr Savage and his assistant Zach are thorough and take care to explain things in detail. They are keen on using OTC medications to help with things like reducing triglycerides and bad cholestral before prescribing medications. My pathology has improved...more
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