Dr. Todd Michael Hitchcock , MD

Cardiovascular Disease

(858) 764-3310

Scripps Clinic
3811 Valley Centre Dr
San Diego, CA 92130


Started Practice: 2008 Joined Scripps Clinic Medical Group: 2004Scripps Clinic/Scripps Green Hospital Leadership Role: -Internal Medicine Resident Representative, 2003 2004 -Member, Graduate Medical Education Committee, 2003 2005 -Member, Medical Ethics Committee, 2004 2005 -Member, Residency Recruitment Committee, 2004 2005 -Member, QPC Committee, 2004 2005 -Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, 2004 2005 Teaching Roles: -Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, 2004 2005 -Emergency Medicine Lecture Series -Fellow Rounds -Nursing Graduate Student Education -Inpatient General Cardiology Service Professional Societies: -Member, American College of Cardiology -Member, American Heart Association -Member, American Society of Echocardiography -Member, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology -Member, American Congenital Heart Association -Member, San Diego County Medical Society Honors & Awards: -Northern Arizona University Deans List, 1992 1993 -Alpha Lambda Delta Freshman Honor Society, 1992 1993 -Northern Arizona University Scholar Athlete Award, 1992 1993 -Cynthia Bennett Award, Northern Arizona University, 1992 1993 -Edward M. Keeney, M.D. Leadership in Medicine Award, Scripps Clinic/Green Hospital, 2004 -Medical Housestaff Outstanding Teacher Award, Scripps Clinic/Green Hospital, 2008 Research Focus: -Valvular heart disease -Defibrillator/device therapy outcomes -Stress testing Clinical Interests Within Specialty: -Noninvasive stress testing for coronary artery disease (CAD) -Primary/secondary prevention of CAD -Valvular heart disease -Adult congenital heart disease -Echocardiography -Lipid disorders Throughout medical training, Todd Hitchcock, M.D. developed an affinity for clinical patient care and teaching trainees. Additionally, he has presented and published original research at the American Heart Association national meeting on valvular heart disease and defibrillators during cardiology fellowship. He also had the opportunity to go on a medical mission to Fiji in 2006 where he participated in educational activities with medical house officers and provided medical care to the indigenous population. Dr. Hitchcock has a wide range of interests within the field ranging from arrhythmias to valvular disorders. In particular, he enjoys assisting patients in decreasing their risk of developing coronary heart disease and managing its after-effects. He provides inpatient care at Scripps Green Hospital and performs procedures such as interpretation of stress tests, cardiac catheterization/angiography and pacemaker insertions. Dr. Hitchcock is dedicated to providing individualized, advanced care in a personable manner. He looks forward to increasing access to Scripps Clinic specialized care in the North County.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 18 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Tufts University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 2001

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Scripps Green Hospital
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
  • University California San Diego Medical Center
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
  • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
  • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Shield CA 2017 I&F HMO - CoveredCA
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Access Plus Savenet
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze 60 PPO SHOP
  • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Access+ HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA Platinum Local Access + HMO 25
  • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Silver 70 PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Trio ACO HMO
  • BS CA Platinum 90 PPO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Southern CA Select
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
  • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

Dr. Hitchcock's Office Information

Fax: (858) 876-4908
Website: scripps.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

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