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Saibal Kar, MD, Cardiology, Thousand Oaks, CA, Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center

SaibalKarMD

Cardiology Thousand Oaks, CA

Interventional Cardiology

Associate Professor, Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Kar

Dr. Saibal Kar is a cardiologist in Thousand Oaks, CA and is affiliated with Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center. He received his medical degree from NRS Medical College Calcutta and has been in practice 29 years. He specializes in interventional cardiology and is experienced in aortic stenosis, mitral valve disease, mitral stenosis, mitral regurgitation, and tricuspid regurgitation.

Education & Training

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1998 - 2001
  • VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare SystemResidency, Internal Medicine, 1996 - 1998
  • NRS Medical College Calcutta
    NRS Medical College CalcuttaClass of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2017 - 2017
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1997 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Interventional Cardiology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com
  • Fellow (FACC) American College of Cardiology

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Structural 3-Year Outcomes of the Edwards SAPIEN Transcatheter Heart Valve for Conduit Failure in the Pulmonary Position from the COMPASSION Multicenter Clinical Trial  
    Gregory A Fleming, Girish S Shirali, Mark A Fogel, Julie Vincent, Vasilis C Babaliaros, Dennis W Kim, Evan M Zahn, John F Rhodes, Saibal Kar, Aimee K Armstrong, ScienceDirect
  • Transcatheter Mitral-Valve Repair in Patients with Heart Failure  
    JoAnn Lindenfeld, Saibal Kar, Michael J Mack, Samir R Kapadia, Gregg W Stone, Ian J Sarembock, William T Abraham, Andreas Brieke, David J Cohen, Steven O Marx, Brian W..., The New England Journal of Medicine

Lectures

  • Recurrent MR After Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair: How Often? Will Another Clip Work? 
    CRF Transcatheter Valve Therapy (TVT) - Structural Heart Disease Summit - Chicago, IL - 6/14/2019
  • LAA Occlusion Complications I: If It Can Happen, It Will (With Case Examples) 
    CRF Transcatheter Valve Therapy (TVT) - Structural Heart Disease Summit - Chicago, IL - 6/13/2019
  • WATCHMAN: Device Characteristics, Procedural Technique, Clinical Outcomes, Ongoing Studies, and Evolution to WATCHMAN FLX 
    CRF Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics - Annual Symposium 2019 - Miami, FL - 9/26/2019
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Press Mentions

  • Smidt Heart Institute Patient Is First in the United States to Receive New Device to Fix Leaky Heart Valve
    Smidt Heart Institute Patient Is First in the United States to Receive New Device to Fix Leaky Heart ValveJuly 4th, 2018
  • Nation’s Most Experienced MitraClip Interventional Cardiologist Available to Discuss FDA Approval of Device for Patients Too Frail for Surgery
    Nation’s Most Experienced MitraClip Interventional Cardiologist Available to Discuss FDA Approval of Device for Patients Too Frail for SurgeryFebruary 12th, 2016
  • Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute Patient Is First in U.S. To Receive Newly Approved Device to Repair a Leaking Mitral Valve
    Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute Patient Is First in U.S. To Receive Newly Approved Device to Repair a Leaking Mitral ValveFebruary 12th, 2016
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    Blue Shield California PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Health Net California Large Group PPO
    Health Net HMO - Employer Group
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
    Multiplan PPO
    Pacificare HMO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
    WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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