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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Richard Blankenbaker, MD

Specialty
  • Cardiology
    (Board Certified)
  • Interventional Cardiology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
Spanish, English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Hoag Affiliated Physicians
  • Newport Coast Cardiology
Address
Newport Coast Cardiology
520 Superior Avenue
Suite 325
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Newport Coast Cardiology
520 Superior Avenue
Suite 325
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 548-6634
Fax
(949) 548-1431

More Information

Website
www.newportcoastcardiology.com
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiology
      (Board Certified)
    • Interventional Cardiology
      (Board Certified)
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Dr. Richard Blankenbaker graduated from the Medical University of South Carolina in 1991. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at the University of California, Irvine in 1996. He then completed an additional year of Interventional Cardiology training at Emory University in Atlanta, Ga. Dr. Blankenbaker has been in private practice since 1997. His interests include cardiac catheterization, coronary intervention, peripheral vascular disease, and valvular heart disease. Dr. Blankenbaker has participated in several large US clinical trials involving coronary stents. Dr. Blankenbaker has also had extensive experience using the less invasive radial artery catheterization technique.
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    Dr. Blankenbaker is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and is Board Certified in General Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology.