Joseph L. Klapper, MD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Phone: 831-524-7350
  • Cell: 831 524 7350
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease

Specialty Focus: Cardiology, Shortness of Breath, High Blood Pressure, Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Cholesterol, Myocardial Infarctions, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Chest Pain, Obesity, Angina, Echocardiography, cardiac disorders with obesity, cardiac emergencies, cardiac intensive care

Education: MD, Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA; Cardiology Fellowship, Saint Vincent's Hospital, NY ; Internship, Internal Medicine, Stony Brook, NY; Residency, Internal Medicine, Cabrini Medical Center,NY

Years in Practice: 15+

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 8


Additional Information

Dr. Klapper is board certified and re-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Diseases (1998 and 2008). Dr. Klapper has also earned certifications for coronary CT angiography. Dr. Klapper has held hospital privileges and medical staff appointments at Cedars Sinai Medical Center as well as several Los Angeles area hospitals. In addition, he has held hospital privileges at Stanford University Hospital in Palo Alto, CA. Dr. Klapper is in active cardiology practice in Northern California. Dr. Klapper has been providing opinions as a medical expert since 2003. Dr. Klapper has written two books for the public and serves in leadership roles as the Chief of Medicine at the hospital where he currently sees patients.