Dr. Maurice Buchbinder, MD

Cardiovascular Disease
La Jolla, CA (1 other location)

About Dr. Maurice Buchbinder MD

Dr. Maurice Buchbinder, MD is a doctor primarily located in La Jolla, CA, with another office in Encinitas, CA. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology. He speaks Arabic, Spanish, English, French.

Dr. Buchbinder has received 2 awards.


Dr. Maurice Buchbinder has 2 locations

San Diego Cardiovascular Associates 9834 Genesee Ave Ste 300 La Jolla, CA 92037
San Diego Cardiovascular Associates 320 Santa Fe Dr Ste 204 Encinitas, CA 92024


Dr. Maurice Buchbinder has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Cardiovascular Disease
Interventional Cardiology

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Maurice Buchbinder has the following 26 expertise

  • Heart Block
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Blood Clot
  • Balloon Angioplasty (Coronary Angioplasty)
  • Coronary Stenosis
  • Coronary Restenosis
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Coronary Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Recurrence
  • Arrhythmia
  • Unstable Angina
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases (Peripheral Artery Disease)
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Diseases
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Coronary Artery Angioplasty & Stent
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Stroke


2 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2015)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.


43 Years Experience

Mc Gill Univ Fac Of Med

Graduated in 1978

Stanford University School Of Medicine


Dr. Maurice Buchbinder Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Priority Select HMO
    • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
  • Blue Shield California
    • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
    • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Maurice Buchbinder

My goal is to advance the field of cardiovascular medicine and to provide safe and effective treatments as well as serve as an educational resource for patients and the medical community.

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