Gordon Fung, MPH, MD


Dr. Gordon L. Fung, a cardiologist, is an expert in the treatment of heart disease with a special interest in cardiac rehabilitation, cardiovascular pharmacology, echocardiography and preventive cardiology. At UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion, he is director of the Cardiology Consultation Service, the Cardiac Noninvasive Laboratory and the Enhanced External Counterpulsation Unit. At the medical center's Parnassus location, he directs the Electrocardiography Laboratory and is the associate director of the Non-Invasive Laboratory. Fung's research explores advances in preventive cardiology and end stage heart disease.

Fung earned a master's degree in public health in hospital economics and administration at the University of California, Berkeley and a medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco. He completed an internal medicine residency and was chief resident at Highland General Hospital in Oakland. He completed a cardiology fellowship at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Martinez, Calif. He has been active in the activities American Heart Association and has served on the association's national board of directors. Fung is a professor of medicine and cardiology at UCSF.


Asian Heart and Vascular Center
1600 Divisadero St., Second Floor, Suite C-244
San Francisco, CA 94115
Appointments: (415) 885-3678
Events: (415) 885-3678
Fax: (415) 885-3676

Cardiology at Mount Zion
1600 Divisadero St., Suite C-244
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 885-3666
Fax: (415) 885-3676

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.

ECG/ Stress Testing Laboratories at Mount Zion
1600 Divisadero St., Second Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Main Phone: (415) 885-7321
Phone: (415) 353-1931
Phone: (415) 353-1262
Fax: (415) 885-7849

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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UCSF School of Medicine 1979


Highland General Hospital, Internal Medicine 1982


Veterans Administration Medical Center-Martinez, CA, Cardiology 1985

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Hemphill JC, Greenberg SM, Anderson CS, Becker K, Bendok BR, Cushman M, Fung GL, Goldstein JN, Macdonald RL, Mitchell PH, Scott PA, Selim MH, Woo D. Guidelines for the Management of Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage: A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Stroke. 2015 Jul; 46(7):2032-60.
  2. Drew BJ, Dracup K, Criley JM, Fung G, Marcus F, Mortara D, Laks M, Scheinman M. Reply: nurse practitioners (and other physician extenders) are not an appropriate replacement for expert physician electrocardiogram readers in routine clinical practice. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Jan 06; 65(1):107-108.
  3. Drew BJ, Dracup K, Childers R, Criley JM, Fung G, Marcus F, Mortara D, Laks M, Scheinman M. Finding ECG readers in clinical practice: is it time to change the paradigm? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Aug 05; 64(5):528.

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