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Kirsten E. Fleischmann



Dr. Kirsten Fleischmann is a cardiologist who specializes in echocardiography (ultrasound to evaluate the heart) and noninvasive cardiology.

Fleischmann's research looks at the relationship between noninvasive testing in cardiology and outcomes for patients, the development and evaluation of efficient diagnostic and treatment strategies in acute ischemic syndromes, and the effect of secondhand smoke on outcomes in cardiac disease.

Fleischmann earned her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. She went on to receive a master of public health degree from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Fleischmann came to UCSF in 1998.

  • Education

    Washington University School of Medicine, 1986

  • Residencies

    Barnes Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1989

  • Fellowships

    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Cardiology, 1993

  • Board Certifications

    Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

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Where I see patients (1)

    My reviews


    Overall Experience
    82 Ratings
    About our process
    Nov 04, 2023
    Dr.Fleischmann is an excellent physician .
    Oct 11, 2023
    In fact I did recommend Dr. Fleischmann to my children.
    Oct 06, 2023
    Dr Fleischmann is an outstanding physician; I feel very appreciative to have her as my doctor.
    Sep 22, 2023
    Jul 28, 2023
    5+ value visit
    Jun 23, 2023
    Dr. Fleischmann always provides excellent service. I've been her patient for over 20 years and she has always demonstrated excellence in all she does. She has helped me appreciate what it means to take care of myself so that I may live a healthier life.
    Jun 21, 2023
    I had full confidence with the care provider
    Jun 07, 2023
    The provider is excellent; however she is frequently delayed for the appointment
    May 17, 2023
    I asked some questions and got answers. I never felt rushed.
    Mar 15, 2023
    She is a very kind and caring Md
    Feb 18, 2023
    Dr Fleischmann is always responsive to my concerns. She takes time to explain things in a straight forward manner. I always look forward to my visits with her.
    Dec 09, 2022
    The best.
    Oct 11, 2022
    Dr.Fleischmann is a superb physician.
    Sep 04, 2022
    She's very knowledgeable loving and very professional.
    Aug 28, 2022
    Dr. Fleischmann is an incredibly clear communicator who walks me through every step of her thinking in a thoughtful and understandable way.
    Aug 05, 2022
    Very collaborative. Everything discussed was explained very well.
    Aug 05, 2022
    The doctor provided outstanding care.
    Jul 25, 2022
    Professor Fleischmann has a great combination of extensive knowledge Skills empathy and bedside manner.
    Apr 13, 2022
    Dr. Fleishmann take extra care of my mom and she give us a call at night like in the middle of the night to give us instructions and what to do with my mom's situation