About Us

Cardiovascular disease remains the nation’s leading cause of death. Our mission at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital is to provide the best possible care to all patients with cardiovascular disease, make important research discoveries that benefit patients and offer the best training for cardiology trainees.

We serve all the citizens of San Francisco (and beyond) in providing expert critical cardiovascular care, for example for patients experiencing heart attacks or other cardiac emergencies. In addition, we provide a broad range of cardiovascular services for underserved populations. We use advanced tools to diagnose cardiovascular disease, and our physicians include world-renowned experts in cardiology. We not only treat heart disease – we also endeavor to prevent it. We deliver quality care with compassion and a patient-centered focus.

We also conduct a wide range of research at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, making numerous discoveries that benefit patients. We are among the national or even world leaders in key areas of research.

We are renowned for excellence in teaching the next generations of physicians and cardiology specialists. Our cardiology trainees are mentored by our world-class faculty, and have the unparalleled opportunity to conduct research and care for diverse populations of patients.

We thank you for visiting our website. We invite you to learn more about our hospital and about our research and discovery programs, and look forward to partnering with you to advance our missions of patient care, discovery and medical education.