Dr. Howard K Elkin, MD



Cardiology     -  California,  Whittier

 Overview

Dr. Howard K Elkin, MD works in Whittier, California is a specialist in Cardiology and graduated Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1979. Dr. Elkin is affiliated with Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital, Whittier Hospital Medical Center and practicing for 38 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Cardiology

 Conditions

  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Broken Hand
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Optic Papilla
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Duodenal Polyp
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pancreas Tumor
  • Pneumonia
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb

 Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 38

 State License

  • California

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

Richmond, VA, United States

Graduated: 1979

Residency Hospitals


Michael Reese Hospital And Med Center

Chicago, IL, USA

Year completed: 1982 Northwestern University Chicago, IL, USAYear completed: 1984

Internship Hospital


Michael Reese Hospital Med Center


Year completed: 1980

Fellowship Hospital


St Vincent Med Center

Staten Island, NY, USA

Year completed: 1986

 Awards

1   ACP
2   ACC
3   AHA
4   CMS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Heart Wise Longevity Center

8135 Painter Avenue Suite 204
California (CA)
Whittier,
90602

  (562) 945-3753

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Heart Wise Longevity Center, 8135 Painter Avenue Suite 204, Whittier, California (CA), 90602



8135 Painter Avenue Suite 204, Whittier, California, 90602


 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals


Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital photo


Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital

12401 Washington Boulevard California CA, Whittier, 90602

Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital is a hospital located in Whittier, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 7 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 13 of 13 procedures.



Whittier Hospital Medical Center photo


Whittier Hospital Medical Center

9080 Colima Road California CA, Whittier, 90605

Whittier Hospital Medical Center is a hospital located in Whittier, CA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 3 of 3 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 2 of 3 procedures.




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  • An excellent therapist. I Highly recommend Dr. Winkler. She is kind, caring, a good listener and trustworthy.
    09 June 2018, 08:18
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  • This was the worst experience I have ever had with a doctor visit. First of all I saw the NP Amber , she made me feel like I was a bother to her . As I sat in the chair she told me to stand and pull my pants down then she took three steps back and bent over to pretend to look at the affected area, which made me feel like she didn't want to be near me. I said pretend to looks at because there was no way she could have seen the problem from that position. Then she talked with the nurse to tell he...
    08 June 2018, 06:37
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  • On 1/24/18 my mother had an elective heart valve repair, the surgery went very wrong, what should have taken four hours took nearly ten hours and my mother needed 22 pints of blood. She was intubated for nine days and sedated. They attempted to wake her up and could not do so. They inserted a trachea in the ICU where she lay in a coma like state for 50+ days, she had three seizures and the auto blood pressure cuff burst open her arm artery. This took an additional two surgeries to repair. A...
    08 June 2018, 06:32
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