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Cardiovascular Appointments and Referrals

COVID-19 update: Our providers are seeing patients and we have resumed necessary surgeries and procedures. Video visits are available for many appointment types. For in-person visits and procedures, we have increased our safety measures to protect you and our caregivers. Call 858-657-8530 and we will guide you to the most appropriate type of care.

New and Current Patients of UC San Diego Health

If you are a new or established patient at the UC San Diego Health Cardiovascular Institute, please call 858-657-8530 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to make an appointment at Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center. See our list of locations.

Second Opinions

Our cardiologists and surgeons are happy to provide second opinions on your diagnosis or treatment plan. We specialize in complex heart and vascular conditions, and can evaluate your options, including surgeries or treatments not available at all hospitals. Many insurance companies cover second options. To schedule one, call 858-657-8530 .

Physician Referrals

Outside physicians or their staff can refer a patient to the Cardiovascular Institute by phone or fax.

  • Phone: 858-657-8817, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Fax: 858-657-1252

See our database of Cardiovascular Institute physicians and surgeons