About Peter Pak, MD
Peter H. Pak, MD, specializes in consultative cardiology with emphasis on cardiomyopathy and heart failure. He joined Pacific Heart Institute from Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was an Assistant Professor on the Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation Faculty. Dr. Pak served as Medical Director of Critical Care at Saint John’s Health Center, and he currently serves on its Cardiovascular Quality Improvement Committee. He has authored many articles in highly respected, peer-reviewed cardiology journals.
After graduating from Johns Hopkins University with Honors in Biology, Dr. Pak earned his medical degree at Harvard Medical School in Boston. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. During his cardiology fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital, he won an American College of Cardiology/Merck Fellowship award for clinical research.
Originally from the east coast, Dr. Pak loves living in sunny Southern California where he can indulge in his favorite pastimes of birding, hiking, and photography year-round. He is the proud dad of two Eagle Scouts, and he continues to volunteer his time with Santa Monica’s Boy Scout Troop 2.
I have been seeing Dr. Pak for a number of years. He is always professional, courteous and caring. I would highly recommend Dr. Pak to anyone seeking cardiac care.Real Patient
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Informative, thorough visit.Providence Patient
Dr.Pak has always treated me with respect and kindness. I feel that he actually cares about what is best for me. He explains everything clearly and calmly. He answered all my questions. I trust his knowledge of what is best for me.Providence Patient
Always kind, respect, and helpful. Best doctor!Providence Patient
All very goodProvidence Patient
He did very good job.Providence Patient
Excellent care.Providence Patient
All good. Very professional. Very Caring.Providence Patient
As always, excellent!!!Providence Patient
I am very happy with the medical services I receive at Pacific Heart Institute/Saint John's. Dr. Pak is an outstanding doctor - He's my favorite Doctor. He's very knowledgeable and he's a good listener which enables him to provide expert medical services. He provides great health advice which I utilize daily to maintain a healthy lifestyle.Providence Patient
Excellent discussion of any of my concerns.Providence Patient