Michele Del Vicario, MD

Languages: Italian, English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Del Vicario has been in practice since 1976. Born and raised in Italy, he attended medical school at the University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He then headed to California where he completed an internship at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and his residency and fellowship at VA Long Beach Healthcare Systems. Dr. Del Vicario's priority is in providing excellent, prompt care to is patients. His practice is focused on both interventional and non-interventional cardiology. He has served on the medical board of Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance for nine years as well as serving on numerous committees, most notably the quality review committee. After raising four children and now having eight grandchildren, Dr. Del Vicario currently lives in Palos Verdes Estates with his wife and several pets. He enjoys gardening, reading, the Los Angeles Kings, and spending time with family.
Education
Institution
Type
University Of British Columbia Faculty Of Medicine, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Medical School
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, CA
Internship
University Of California Irvine College Of Medicine, Irvine, CA
Residency
University Of California Irvine College Of Medicine, Irvine, CA
Fellowship
Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System, Long Beach, CA
Fellowship
Health Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS/EPO
  • Aetna Preferred Provider Organization
  • Anthem Blue Cross California Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered CA HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered CA PPO/EPO
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Shield of CA 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Covered CA PPO/EPO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO Plan
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS/EPO
  • Cigna Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  • Coventry Integrated Network PPO
  • First Health Network PPO/EPO
  • Health Net Covered CA PPO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • LA Care Covered CA HMO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • Secure Horizons Secure/UHC HMO
  • TriCare/TriWest PPO
  • United Healthcare EPO
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare POS
  • United Healthcare PPO
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Clinical Interests
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.8 out of 5 (163 Ratings, 49 Comments)


100

02/28/2018
He is always considerate.
100

02/12/2018
Very good Doctor
100

02/07/2018
Dr DelVicario is the best
100

02/07/2018
Dr. Del Vicario is an outstanding doctor and his staff is always very helpful and pleasant.
100

02/06/2018
excellent doctor
100

01/19/2018
I HAVE BEEN WITH THIS PROVIDER FOR QUITE A NUMBER OF YEARS - I AM CONFIDENT IN THE CARE THAT HE GIVES ME.
100

12/28/2017
I've always been pleased!
100

12/25/2017
The care at the office is always great.
100

12/22/2017
Dr. Del is always straight forward and caring. This visit was for pre-op clearance.
100

12/11/2017
Dr Del and staff are the best!
100

11/14/2017
excellent
100

11/01/2017
Excellent cardiologist and great for my family and I.
100

10/31/2017
Outstanding cardiologist
100

10/30/2017
He is the Best I have encountered and I know many physicians personally.
100

10/20/2017
My specialty care provider Dr. DelVicario was my husband's cardiologist for twenty years and has been mine for fifteen years. I am more than completely satisfied with his care and caring attitude. His staff is excellent. [...] in particular is indispensable and a tower of strength and resourcefulness.
100

10/19/2017
I call Dr. Del Captain Marvel - he's a super hero.
100

10/19/2017
EXCELENT PROVIDER
100

10/16/2017
so very happy with this doctor and his office.
100

10/11/2017
love dr Del & staff!
100

10/11/2017
Dr. Del Vicario has been by cardiologist for many years. He is the one I talk to about any problem or concern. He is proactive in stopping problems before they start. He is the best
90

10/01/2017
good
100

09/28/2017
All Good
100

09/15/2017
I have been a patient of this provider for years - I trust him with my life.
100

09/11/2017
the best
100

09/07/2017
Provider has been my cardiologist for 13 yrs.
100

08/28/2017
Love Dr. Del.
100

08/24/2017
He always takes the time to listen to you.
100

08/17/2017
always the best care.
100

08/14/2017
I have been a patient of Dr. Del Vicario for over 30 years. He is an excellent doctor. [...]
100

08/11/2017
I have been extremely fortunate with health care.
100

08/07/2017
Always great.
90

07/31/2017
dr Del is a wonderful doctor
100

07/06/2017
Dr. Delvicario is the best. I will fly home from where ever I am traveling to see him to my heart issues.
100

06/30/2017
Always very helpful.
100

06/26/2017
Always have had good experiences with Little Co. Drs. I have been connected with it since 1962 when my parents were cared for here in its very early years and have known many wonderful Doctors and staff.
100

06/21/2017
Every visit to Dr DelVicario's office is reassuring and comfortable. I feel very fortunate to be his patient.
100

06/21/2017
It's too bad that Dr Del is retiring. I'll have to break in a new doctor.
90

06/19/2017
I am happy
100

05/31/2017
[...] he is my cardiologist and I see him regularly. Both the doctor and staff are wonderful
100

05/25/2017
Very courteous attends & listens to my questions, provide needed information & help never had bad experience.
100

05/25/2017
Dr.Del Vicario is a Great cardiologist and compassionate Dr. our family is very lucky to have such excellent care.
100

05/10/2017
Dr Del is the best.
100

05/10/2017
all good experiences in this office
100

05/01/2017
Dr Del is a very-very good Doctor, and has helped me and my Heart condition immensely.
80

05/01/2017
Good
100

04/20/2017
Dr. Del Vicario has always gives a complete exam & asks how I am or if I have had any pain. he gives a complete exam.
100

04/06/2017
Very good.
100

04/06/2017
arrived at 3:00 PM left at 4:30
100

03/29/2017
Dr. DelVicario is excellent. Will miss him when he retires. Always get very good care throughout the Providence system.
 
3475 Torrance Boulevard Suite A
Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 540-0676
PMI South Bay Heart Center
1294 West 6th Street Suite 103
San Pedro, CA 90731
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance