Russell Ching, MD


Russell Ching strives to be an advocate for his patients in the health care system, endeavoring to practice a style of care that is based on trust and compassion in a technology oriented setting. A professor at UCSF, Ching also has a strong interest in global health care and has participated in medical missions in multiple developing countries.

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 Cardiovascular Care and Prevention Center — Golden Gate Practice in 2013. Ching is a member of the American College of Cardiology.


Cardiovascular Care and Prevention Center — Golden Gate Practice
1 Daniel Burnham Ct., Suite 260
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: (415) 502-5099
Fax: (415) 502-5097

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

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Chicago School of Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University 1979


LAC-USC Medical Center 1982


California Pacific Medical Center 1984

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Tran T, Ross BD, Colletti P, Ching RE. Gd-enhanced cardiovascular MR imaging to identify left ventricular pseudoaneurysm. J Cardiovasc Magn Reson. 2005; 7(4):717-21.

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