Heart Transplant in San Diego
Healing hearts for more than 30 years.
At Sharp, we are proud to have pioneered the first heart transplant surgery in San Diego — and each day since, we've been privileged to support that legacy with every patient we've been honored to serve.
Led by a medical team with unparalleled expertise, our heart transplant center has one of the country's highest one-year survival rates, consistently exceeding national averages. And for our patients who need a treatment alternative or whose hearts need time to gain strength before transplant, we offer advanced mechanical circulatory support devices that provide lifesaving help.
Become a heart transplant patient.If you are a prospective heart transplant patient, you'll need to undergo an evaluation to determine your transplant candidacy. To learn more, read answers to our frequently asked questions and learn more about our team approach to transplant. If you need more information, please call us directly — Monday through Friday, 7 am to 3 pm — at the number listed below.
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