The cardiac and thoracic surgeons at UC San Diego Health are experts in surgical treatment of conditions of the heart, lungs, chest wall and diaphragm.
Recognized as a Top Heart Hospital
We're proud of our exceptional record and numerous awards, including a ranking among the top 50 programs in the nation for cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery by
U.S. News & World Report.
Read more about treatment of heart and lung conditions and the specialists dedicated to this work UC San Diego Health's Cardiovascular Institute.
We specialize in complex, advanced procedures, including:
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Our Team's Focus Is to Improve Your Heart Health
Our physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and social workers pay attention to every detail – from your first consultative visit, throughout hospitalization and postoperative follow-up care. Each day, we are devoted to finding and delivering new therapies that will safely and effectively improve your quality of life.