Dr. John Randolph Backman , MD

Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine

(760) 944-7300

San Diego Cardiovascular Associates
320 Santa Fe Dr Ste 204
Encinitas, CA 92024

Overview

A cardiologist, Dr. John Randolph Backman divides his time between traditional diagnostic invasive cardiology and preventive medicine. In his private practice, Dr. Backman sees not only cardiac patients, but also evaluates and structures exercise programs for healthy "weekend warriors" and elite international competitors. Dr. Backman is a Fellow of The American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Sports Medicine and the American College of Physicians. A competitive hurdler in high school and swimmer in college, Dr. Backman took up distance running in 1980. He has served as physician and medical director of many road races in San Diego and was race director of the Easter Seals Race for 5 years. Dr. Backman has run more than 80 marathons and has completed almost a dozen triathlons.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 47 Years

Languages Spoken: Chinese , English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: New York University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1972

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
  • Tri-City Medical Center
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Basic HMO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna Vitalidad Plus CA con Aetna
  • Anthem BC Pathway X EPO Network
  • 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 Pathway X PPO
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
  • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Cross CA Priority Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
  • 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 HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
  • Health Net CA HMO Employer Group
  • Health Net CA HMO Whole Care Network
  • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
  • Health Net CA PPO
  • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
  • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Health Net PureCare One EPO Individual & Family Plan
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC SignatureValue Flex3
  • UHC West SignatureValue Alliance
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

Dr. Backman's Office Information

Fax: (760) 063-3394
Website: sdcva.com
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
Sat-
Sun-

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