Boris R. Larreta, M.D.

Languages: Spanish, English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Boris Larreta, M.D., was born in Quito, Ecuador. He came to the United States at the age of 10 and has lived in large cities throughout the country, including Denver, San Diego and Minneapolis. After medical school, he decided to return to the Los Angeles area. Dr. Larreta has always had an interest in biology and physiology and a desire to help those in need. Dr. Larreta has more than 30 years of experience in the field of medicine. His clinical interests include congestive heart failure and interventional cardiology. When caring for patients, he strives to help them understand their medical condition, course of treatment and preventive measures. Dr. Larreta is fluent in Spanish. In his personal time, Dr. Larreta enjoys hiking, traveling and cycling. He also has a strong appreciation for Native American art.
Education
Institution
Type
University Of Minnesota School Of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN
Medical School
LAC - USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Internship
LAC - USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Residency
UCLA-Olive View Medical Center, Sylmar, CA (F/K/A UCLA- San Fernando)
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
  • Blue Shield of CA 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA Access + HMO Plan
  • 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)
  • Community Care Network PPO
  • Health Net Covered CA HMO
  • Health Net Covered CA PPO
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • LA Care Covered CA HMO
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • United Healthcare EPO
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare POS
  • United Healthcare PPO
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Dis.
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Clinical Interests
  • Centrimag Ventricular Assist Device
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support
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 (93 Ratings, 30 Comments)


100

03/28/2018
Your receptionist was the kindest person I've ever encountered , and I've been to many doctors ...
100

03/28/2018
D. Larreta was very concerned and very professional and very efficient.
90

03/08/2018
Received REALISTIC advice.
100

03/07/2018
Dr Larreta has been my cardiologist for a number of years & he is excellent doctor with a lot of empathy, kindness & patience. He is The Best.
100

03/02/2018
Always ready to help you & ask questions, concern about your health.
100

02/20/2018
I consider Dr Larreta a very fine and knowledgeable doctor. I have been seeing him for many years now.
100

02/06/2018
Always a good visit to this provider. he is knowledgeable, kind and caring.. He is the BEST
100

01/26/2018
Dr. Larreta is an excellant doctor; very knowledgeable and professional. He listened and answered all my questions.
100

01/25/2018
I have had a very good experience.
80

01/24/2018
keep up the good job
100

12/21/2017
Dr. Larreta saved my life 14 years ago and I have been under his expert care ever since
90

12/19/2017
I've always had amiable and satisfying service from this doctor. I also credit him with being the one in charge when I was rushed to the hospital with a heart attack; I am grateful to him.
100

12/16/2017
Keep up the good job...!
100

11/15/2017
very good
 

10/23/2017
He cares.
100

10/22/2017
Doctor Larreta is a favorite.
100

10/18/2017
Dr Larreta is a top notch physician
100

09/29/2017
I received immediate attention when referred by internist, Dr. [...].
100

09/08/2017
good
100

09/06/2017
This provider never ignores a patient. He is always ready to answer questions to patients
100

08/17/2017
Dr. Larreta is the BEST. I have been his patient for a long time and he has saved my life more than once. He is warm, caring, patient, and thorough!
100

08/14/2017
Dr. Larreta and the team at his office are all incredibly helpful and all of them go above and beyond the call of duty to take care of me.
100

08/14/2017
Dr. Larretta is a GREAT Cardiologist
100

08/05/2017
Exceptionally caring in providing comforting information. Relevant to my medical condition from the "boss" and his staff.
100

07/27/2017
I was not told about medication I was going to get until the pharmacy called!!
100

06/30/2017
Office was very friendly and professional. Showed courtesy to all patients.
90

06/23/2017
Dr. Larreta saved my life 10 years ago in an emergency situation and I'm still here and able to do most any activity I choose. This visit was a check-up to monitor my condition. I have a lot of confidence in his ability to help me keep going.
100

06/13/2017
always happy with my care
 

06/09/2017
I lie Dr. Laretta very much. I don't like the attempts to over medicate me [...]
100

05/29/2017
Dr. Laretta is a very good cardiologist.
 
Providence Medical Institute Cardiology
201 South Buena Vista Street Suite 100
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 848-7112
Affiliated Facilities
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center