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Internist, Cardiologist (heart)
38 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Rubenson is Excellent. Dr. Rubenson has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Rubenson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Rubenson graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. He has 6 awards.

Merck Award (Scholastic Achievement), UCLA School of Medicine, 1973
Medical House Staff Outstanding Teacher Award, Scripps Green Hospital and Scripps Clinic, 1992, 1994, 1999
B.A. degree with honors (Psychology), Stanford University, 1969
Best Doctors In America – Pacific Region (1996-1998)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)


Dr. Rubenson has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Green Hospital 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. David S Rubenson MD is a male Internist, has 38 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. David S. Rubenson practice?
Dr. David Rubenson has 1 office location.
Dr. David Rubenson practices Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease near La Jolla, CA.
See La Jolla Internists and La Jolla Cardiologists.