General Cardiology Services
Cardiology services at UC San Diego Health System feature top quality cardiac specialists offering preventive care, diagnostics, medical therapies and therapeutic procedures for all types of heart disease.
The role of a general cardiologist ranges from conducting routine check-ups to collaborating with cardiothoracic surgeons and other specialists in the treatment of more complex heart conditions. For patients who are either at risk of developing heart disease or managing a chronic heart condition, the general cardiologist serves as the first line medical partner.
UC San Diego cardiologists also specialize in preventive care and wellness, performing screenings for hypertension and cholesterol, counseling on lifestyle modifications and managing medications.
As the only university-based health system in the region, UC San Diego provides you services that aren't available at many other medical centers. In addition to providing superb clinical care and advanced technology, UC SD cardiologists are able to offer you access to novel therapies and clinical trials developed through our innovative research.
Conditions We Manage
UC San Diego cardiologists, in collaboration with a team of cardiovascular specialists and surgeons, treat common heart conditions as well as rare disorders, including: