Sharp Memorial Hospital
Sharp Memorial Hospital
A top San Diego hospital, helping you heal.
For more than 60 years, we have treated San Diegans with compassionate care and state-of-the-art technology. Sharp Memorial Hospital offers outstanding programs in heart care, cancer treatment, orthopedics, rehabilitation, bariatric surgery and organ transplantation.
It's safe to get the care you need.
At Sharp Memorial, your health and safety are our top priority, and we have extra safety precautions in place to keep you and our care teams safe. And with the county's largest emergency and trauma center, we're here to help you 24 hours a day. You can save your spot in advance, which helps cut your wait time and prepares our team for your arrival.
Your wellness is the reason we're here.
We understand that love and support play an important role in treatment. Our comfortable family lounges and private patient rooms provide a home-like atmosphere for a fast road to recovery.
And our 24-hour emergency department is uniquely certified to provide care for older adults, as accredited by the American College of Emergency Physicians.
We are nationally recognized for patient-centered care and nursing excellence, meaning you receive an extraordinary level of care we call The Sharp Experience.
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How to find us.
Find directions and detailed location information in the maps below. Parking is available in parking structures located on Frost Street, on Health Center Drive or in front of Sharp Mary Birch. Parking fees may apply.
Due to construction, Sharp Memorial Hospital patient pickup is now located on the north side of the Outpatient Pavilion. This area is for pickup only — no patient drop-off.
What you'll find here.
State-of-the-art medical treatments and extraordinary care are part of our legacy at Sharp Memorial. Whatever your health care needs, we've got you covered.
Quality care is important to us. Read our transparency report for five outcome measures.
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- Brain and spinal cord cancer treatment program
- Cancer treatment
- Emergency Services and Trauma Center
- Head and neck services
- Heart and vascular services
- Heart Valve Surgery Center
- Infusion services
- Nutrition counseling for cancer patients
- Rehabilitation services
- Pre-Anesthesia Evaluation Services
- Spiritual care services
- Stroke services
- Thoracic (lung) surgery
- Weight-loss (bariatric) surgery
- Wound and Ostomy Inpatient Center
Services offered at Sharp Memorial Outpatient Pavilion.
We'll help find the doctor who's right for you.
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Dr. Yuhang Sun
"The Sharp Experience means being a part of a community of professionals that are dedicated to giving patients the best care possible."
Dr. J. Howard Smart
"My patients will always have my full attention and I will do my best to help them."
Dr. Arthur Yan
"The Sharp Experience is the multidisciplinary teamwork with primary, specialty, and sub-specialty physicians to provide the best care for our patients. "
Dr. Bijal Patel
"My goal for patients is to get them back to whatever they want to do in their life without a worry about their health."
Dr. Kristen Rice
"The Sharp Experience is a whole-patient approach to care. Sharp provides nutrition services, patient navigation, support groups, counseling and high-quality treatment."