Dr. Jan Kulhanek was named a “2018 — Top Doctor” in the annual San Diego Magazine “Physicians of Exceptional Excellence” survey.

Dr. Kulhanek received his medical degree at Charles University in Prague. He served his residency in Internal Medicine at Framingham Union Hospital. He went on to finish his Cardiovascular Disease fellowship in East Carolina University and his Interventional Cardiology fellowship in Virginia Commonwealth University.

Dr. Kulhanek specializes in general cardiovascular health and performs a variety of procedures, including stenting, coronary angiography, and vascular interventions. He is able to perform nuclear cardiology procedures, echocardiography, and non-invasive CT coronary angiography.  He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Medicine and Interventional Cardiology, American Board of Echocardiography, and the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology Board Certification.

Dr. Kulhanek has over 16 years of medical experience and he is currently welcoming new patients.



Virginia Commonwealth University, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship - 2008

East Carolina University, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship - 2002

Framingham Union Hospital, Internal Medicine Residency - 1999

Charles University, Prague, MD - 1994

Hospital Affiliations

Scripps Memorial Hospital, Encinitas

Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

American Board of Echocardiography

American Society of Nuclear Cardiology Board Certification

Memberships & Associations

Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

American College of Cardiology

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