Sharp Memorial Hospital
Heart and Vascular Care at Sharp Memorial Hospital
The advanced heart treatment you need.
At Sharp Memorial Hospital, you'll find the widest range of cardiac treatments available in San Diego, with specialization in congestive heart failure (CHF), valve disease, and atrial fibrillation (AFib). Here, skill, technology and compassion are combined to create health care choices you never thought possible.
World-class expertise, personalized care.
Our heart and vascular program is led by a team of board-certified physicians who ensure that you and your loved ones receive the highest quality of care. We've pioneered many new cardiac technologies, including the first open-heart surgery, first heart transplant and first cardiac catheterization in San Diego.
Our internationally renowned heart specialists are committed to your well-being from before surgery through rehabilitation and recovery at home.
Cutting-edge research and ongoing support.
We offer a number of heart classes and support groups so you, your loved ones and other heart patients can hear from experts and share tips and strategies. We also offer the latest treatments for heart failure through our clinical trials. Every day, we work hard to ensure that you receive the very best heart care possible.
We've got your heart health covered.
We are here to care for your heart, no matter what ails it. At Sharp Memorial, we provide the following services, and more, to treat heart failure and reduce the associated risk of stroke:
- Arrhythmia treatment
- Atrial fibrillation (AFib)
- Cardiovascular rehabilitation
- Drug-eluting coronary stent and bioresorbable stent placement
- Heart transplant
- High-risk coronary bypass
- Left ventricular assist devices (LVADs)
- Maze and Hybrid Maze for AFib
- Peripheral ultrafiltration
- Prevention and education
- Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
- Transradial cardiac catheterization
- Valve repair and replacement
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""The secret of caring for the patient is to care for the patient." — William Osler"
"The Sharp Experience for me is about keeping people healthy so they can do what they love and enjoy a fulfilling life."
"The Sharp Experience is the human touch - the ability to connect with another human being."
"My greatest pleasure comes from the personal interaction I have with patients and their families."
"Building trust is the key to helping a patient make the correct informed decision."
"I am honored to serve as President of Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group where my colleagues and I strive to provide excellent care and always put the patient first."
"I care for the complexities of the heart with compassion, understanding and the trained hands of experience."