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Dr. Michael M Madani, MD, FACS
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Dr. Michael M Madani, MD, FACS

Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon), Cardiologist (Heart Specialist), Transplant Surgeon, Surgeon
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    Overview

    Michael Madani, MD, is a board-certified cardiovascular surgeon who oversees a variety of surgical services at UC San Diego Health, including surgical treatment for heart failure, lung transplantation and pulmonary thromboendarterectomy (PTE). He is also an expert in minimally invasive heart surgery, mitral valve repair and off-pump bypass surgery.One of the most experienced pulmonary thromboendarterectomy surgeons in the field, Dr. Madani has helped establish PTE programs around the world. He was also named UC San Diego Physician of the Year and has repeatedly been named a top doctor in San Diego Magazines Physicians of Exceptional Excellence" annual survey performed in collaboration with the San Diego County Medical Society. Dr. Madani also serves as a professor in the Department of Surgery and chief of the Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the UC San Diego School of Medicine. He is actively involved in clinical research, which is widely published, and is the primary author of chapters in many distinguished cardiothoracic textbooks. He completed his fellowship training in cardiothoracic surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine and earned his medical degree at the University of Toronto. He is board-certified in thoracic surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). He speaks both English and Persian.UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cardiovascular/Pages/default.aspx.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon)

    Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

    Transplant Surgeon

    Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Univ Ca San Diego Med Ctr, Thoracic Surgery; Berkshire Med Ctr, General Surgery (Residency)

    Medical Degree - University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    Other Degree - Berkshire Medical Center, University of Massachusetts, Pittsfield, MA

    Other Degree - UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego

    Medical Degree - Director, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center - Surgery

    Medical Degree - Professor of Surgery

    Languages

    Persian

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Madani's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    UC San Diego Health - La Jolla Jacobs Medical Center - Surgery

    9300 Campus Point Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-7000

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    Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center at UC San Diego Health - Heart Failure and Heart Transplant

    9434 Medical Center Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-8530

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    UC San Diego Health - Hillcrest UC San Diego Medical Center - Surgical Services

    200 West Arbor Drive

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center at UC San Diego Health

    9434 Medical Center Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 657-7000

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    UC San Diego Health

    200 West Arbor Dr

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    UC San Diego Health - Hillcrest UC San Diego Medical Center

    200 West Arbor Drive

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (619) 543-6222

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Michael Madani accepting new patients?

    Yes, Michael Madani is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Michael Madani offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Madani's office at (858) 657-7000 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Michael Madani offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Madani's office at (858) 657-7000 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Michael Madani speak?

    Michael Madani speaks English and Persian.

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