Dr. John Verkleeren

Dr. John Verkleeren, MD
Dr. John Verkleeren, MD


  • Cardiovascular Disease

Areas of Expertise

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
4.8 137 Ratings
Scripps Clinic Rancho Bernardo
15004 Innovation Dr
San Diego, CA 92128 US

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Languages Spoken

  • English


As a cardiologist with a background in internal medicine, John Verkleeren, MD, believes in treating the whole patient. He works closely with each patient’s primary physician to achieve the best and most effective treatment plan for their condition. His whole-person approach includes diet and exercise as an integral part of caring for the patient with cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Verkleeren practices general cardiology and treats a variety of heart disease including coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, abnormal cardiac rhythms (arrhythmias), and heart failure.

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, 1983
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1976

Medical Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, MD, 1971


  • Mercy Hospital - Pittsburgh, Internship-Medicine, 1972


  • Naval Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1976


  • Naval Medical Center San Diego, Cardiovascular Disease, 1982
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