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Visiting UC San Diego Health System

UCSD Thornton Hospital

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UC San Diego Health System, part of the renowned University of California system, is one the of the most respected education and research institutions in the world.

It’s here that some of the brightest medical and scientific minds collaborate to discover breakthroughs that become the standard at hospitals throughout the country and the world.

In fact, year after year, the prestigious U.S. News & World Report rankings have recognized UC San Diego Health System for its clinical and research excellence in a wide range of specialties, including cancer care, orthopedics, respiratory care and gynecology.

Skilled physicians and researchers working together with an unparalleled commitment to scientific innovation and clinical excellence. And a dedication to providing the finest care possible to San Diego County and beyond.

That’s the power of academic medicine. We welcome you to discover it for yourself at the hospitals and specialty centers of UC San Diego Health System.