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Visiting UC San Diego Health

UC San Diego Health, part of the renowned University of California system, is one 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 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.

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About Your Hospital Stay

At UC San Diego Health, your health and comfort during your hospital stay are our top priorities. 

We are committed to meeting your needs respectfully and compassionately. When you leave our hospital, we want you to feel that you have received excellent care and service.

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About San Diego, "America's Finest City"

UC San Diego Health is the ideal facility for international patients because of its unbeatable San Diego location. Many international patients bring their families to enjoy an extended stay in our beautiful city while they are undergoing treatment. The San Diego weather is mild year-round, and local activities make San Diego an excellent destination to enjoy with your family.

To learn more about San Diego, please follow these links to information from the San Diego Convention and Visitors Bureau: