Dr. Richard A. Podolin MD Cardiologist

Dr. Richard Podolin is a cardiologist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with St. Mary's Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Podolin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 49 doctors at St. Mary's Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology, Interventional

Hospital Affiliation

St. Mary's Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1980

University of Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981 - 1982

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1983 - 1985

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 32 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 29 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Interventional Cardiology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Dissecting aneurysm of a coronary artery due to percutaneous transluminal balloon angioplasty.
Wasserman, L., Wolf, P., Podolin, R., Bloor, C. M.

Detection and quantitation of ischemic left ventricular dysfunction using a new video intensity technique for regional wall motion evaluation.
Bhargava, V., Sunnerhagen, K. S., Rashwan, M., Podolin, R. A., Shabetai, R.

Intracoronary urokinase for intracoronary thrombus accumulation complicating percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in acute ischemic syndromes.
Schieman, G., Cohen, B. M., Kozina, J., Erickson, J. S., Podolin, R. A., Peterson, K. L., Ross, J., Buchbinder, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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