Comprehensive, Transfusion-Free Health Care
Sharp HealthCare is committed to meeting the special and personal needs of all patients. The Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Center at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is open to patients who, for religious or personal reasons, wish to avoid the use of blood transfusions during surgery. Learn more about Bloodless Medicine at Sharp HealthCare.
Why Choose Sharp Chula Vista's Bloodless Medicine Services?
- Our comprehensive center is the only one of its kind in San Diego County.
- Patients receive assistance and support before and after surgery from the bloodless center manager, who is bilingual and has more than 15 years of experience working with patients requesting bloodless medical services.
Sharp Chula Vista's Bloodless Medicine Team
Our medical director, Dr. Hugo Barrera
, performs more than 90 percent of all surgeries without using donated blood. Our surgeons have successfully performed open-heart surgery, joint replacement surgery and other complex bloodless procedures
without the use of donor blood. Our team includes specially trained nurses, social workers and pastoral counselors who take pride in patient confidence and trust.
Sharp Chula Vista's bloodless team is part of the Sharp Patient Blood Management Team, which includes multiple entities and exists to improve blood utilization and patient safety.
Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Center Location
Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
751 Medical Center Court
Chula Vista, CA 91911
For More Bloodless Medicine Information
To contact the Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Center at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, please call 619-502-4037 or toll-free at 1-866-873-6625 or send us an email