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Dr. Leopoldo Puga, MD

Cardiology*
4.1 (20)
Map Pin Small Bakersfield, CA
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Leopoldo Puga, MD

Dr. Leopoldo Puga, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Bakersfield, CA. They specialize in Cardiology, has 29 years of experience. They graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina and is affiliated with Bakersfield Memorial Hospital, Mercy Hospital Downtown - Bakersfield and Adventist Health Bakersfield. Patients rated Dr. Puga an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Puga works at Leopoldo Puga, M.D., Inc. in Bakersfield, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Chest Pain and Hypertension along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Puga's Office Locations

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    Leopoldo Puga, M.D., Inc.
    8327 Brimhall Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93312 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (661) 327-7842

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Bakersfield Memorial Hospital
  • Mercy Hospital Downtown - Bakersfield
  • Adventist Health Bakersfield

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Chest Pain
Hypertension
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Chest Pain
Hypertension
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Atypical Atrial Flutter
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congestive Heart Failure
Cor Pulmonale
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Lipid Disorders
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Third Degree Heart Block
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Thrombolysis
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Endocarditis
Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Angina
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Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Septal Defect
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Sinus Syncope
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
Coronary Artery Dissection
First Degree Heart Block
Heart Block
High Cholesterol
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Hypokalemia
Infective Endocarditis
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Long QT Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Noninfective Endocarditis
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Orthostatic Hypotension
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericarditis
Peripheral Edema
Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Prinzmetal Angina
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Second Degree Heart Block
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Subacute Endocarditis
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Typical Atrial Flutter
Unstable Angina
Vascular Disease
Venous Compression
Venous Hypertension
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Angioplasty
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmia Screening
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Atherectomy
Cardiac Angiography
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Coronary Interventional Procedures
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Stress Echocardiogram
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiology

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1659312536
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Albert Einstein Medical Center|Charles Drew University|Texas Technical University
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Leopoldo Puga, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Puga is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Puga has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Puga works at Leopoldo Puga, M.D., Inc. in Bakersfield, CA. View the full address on Dr. Puga’s profile.

    Dr. Puga has seen patients for Chest Pain and Hypertension, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Puga on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Puga. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Puga.

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