Region’s First Dedicated Cardiovascular Center at UC San Diego Ready for Patients

Sulpizio Cardiovascular CenterOn Sunday, April 3, 2011, the gleaming glass doors of the UC San Diego Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center (SCVC) will welcome patients from across the county and around the world. … Read the full story from the UCSD Newsroom


   Dr. Ehtisham Mahmud

Kirk Peterson, MD, FACP, FACC, pictured at left above, is director of the Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center (SCVC). Dr. Peterson is Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology.

Etisham Mahmud, MD, FACC, Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Cardiology, Director of Interventional Cardiology, and Director of the Cardiovascular Catheterization Laboratory, is a co-director of the SCVC. He is pictured at right above.

Michael Madani, MD, FACS, Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery, is also a co-director of the SCVC.