Russell Ching



About me

Dr. Russell Ching strives to be an advocate for his patients in the health care system. Endeavoring to bring compassion into a technology-oriented setting, he practices a style of care based on trust.

Ching earned his medical degree from Chicago Medical School. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center and a cardiology fellowship at California Pacific Medical Center. He practiced cardiology in Southern California for 30 years before joining the UCSF Cardiovascular Care and Prevention Center – Golden Gate Practice in 2013.

Ching has a strong interest in global health care and has participated in medical missions in developing countries. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology.

  • Education

    Chicago School of Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University, 1979

  • Residencies

    LAC-USC Medical Center, 1982

  • Fellowships

    California Pacific Medical Center, 1984

  • Board Certifications

    Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine/Cardiovascular Disease

    Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Academic Title