Dr. Kupferwasser is born in Germany and relocated to the United States after spending several years combining his clinical work with research activities at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He currently resides with his family in Los Angeles. He practices evidenced-based medicine at a state-of the art level. In this context, he also focuses on weight control, sleep disorder and women in cardiology. His patients enjoy his ability to explain complex issues in an understandable way. He is honored by his patients trust and willing to spend time with them, so that they can be sure about their options and choices ahead.

Medical School
  • Johannes Gutenberg University Medical School, Mainz, Germany
  • UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • English
  • Yiddish
  • German


The Heart Medical Group
16119 Vanowen Street
Van Nuys, CA 91406
(818) 904-6782
(818) 904-5896
The Heart Medical Group
18356 Clark Street
Suite 101
Tarzana, CA 91356
(818) 904-6782
(818) 904-5896


  • Cardiology (Board Certified)
  • Interventional Cardiology (Board Certified)
Clinical Interests
  • Arrhythmias
  • Weight Management


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna HMO Plan
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Aetna Senior HMO Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Calif. Care HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Shield 65 Plus Senior Plan HMO
  • Blue Shield Access + HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plan
  • Blue Shield HMO Plus POS
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna HMO Plan
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Community Care Network PPO
  • CorVel Health PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield HMO
  • Covered CA Blue Shield PPO/EPO
  • Covered CA Health Net HMO
  • Covered CA Health Net PPO
  • Covered CA LA Care HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) HMO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Health Net HMO
  • Health Net PPO/EPO/POS
  • Health Net Seniority Plus HMO
  • Health Net Silver Network HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medi-Cal (Straight)
  • Medi-Cal Anthem (BC) HMO
  • Medi-cal Care 1st
  • Medi-Cal Health Net HMO
  • Medi-Cal L.A. Care HMO
  • Medi-Cal Molina HMO
  • Medi-Cal/L.A. Care/Care 1st HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medi-Medi (Medicare-Medi-Cal)
  • Scan Senior Health Plan HMO
  • TriCare HMO
  • United Healthcare HMO Plan
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO
  • Workers Compensation
Insurance Medical Groups
  • Axminister Medical Group/IPA
  • Community Family Care IPA
  • Employee Health Systems
  • HealthCare Partners Medical Group
  • Lakeside Community Healthcare
  • Motion Picture
  • Preferred IPA
  • Primary Care Associates Medical Grp
  • Providence Care Network
  • Regal Medical Group