Cardiovascular Care and Prevention Center at Mission Bay

At the UCSF Cardiovascular Care and Prevention Center, our experts in cardiology and vascular disease have been pioneers in the treatment of heart conditions and research into new and better procedures. We use today's most sophisticated tools to diagnose heart and vascular disease in people who may be at high risk, such as those with a family history of heart disease, high blood pressure or high cholesterol, as well as those nearing middle age and worried about a lifestyle that may have been hard on the heart.

Screening includes laboratory tests to measure fats and cholesterol in the blood, along with nonsurgical imaging technologies that give doctors a window onto the heart. We also provide a full range of heart disease prevention and treatment options, from drug therapy to minimally invasive procedures and surgery.

Subspecialty areas include electrophysiology to study heart rhythms; heart failure and heart transplants; pulmonary hypertension and lung transplants; echocardiography, which uses ultrasound waves to study heart function; stress testing using a variety of technologies; and advanced cardiac imaging, such as by MRI or CT scan.

Our cardiologists are involved in a wide range of research, both in the laboratory and with patients. Investigations that lead to new therapies for heart disease, such as catheter ablation for heart rhythm disturbances, have been our strength over the years. More recently, we've begun to study using stem cells to treat heart disease.

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    Early Feasibility Study of the AccuCinch® Ventricular Repair System in Patients With Prior Mitr...

    This is a non-randomized, prospective, multi-center Early Feasibility Study of the AccuCinch® Ventricular Repair System in Patients with Prior Mitral Valve Intervention (PMVI) and Recurrent Mitral Regurgitation.

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    An Early Feasibility Evaluation of the AccuCinch® Ventricular Repair System in Patients With He...

    This is a non-randomized, prospective, multi-center Early Feasibility Study to evaluate the AccuCinch® Ventricular Repair System in Patients with Heart Failure and Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFrEF).

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    Decorative Caduceus

    Effects of Secondhand Smoke on Flight Attendant Health

    This is a study on a population of flight attendants who were exposed to occupational secondhand tobacco smoke (SHS). This research will examine associations between flight attendant SHS exposure and development of r...

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    1600 Divisadero St., Second Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94115

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    1 Daniel Burnham Ct., Suite 260
    San Francisco, CA 94109

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    535 Mission Bay Blvd. South
    San Francisco, CA 94158

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