heart surgery

Performing CPR on a cardiac patient in public can be the difference between life or death

By Chayil Champion • January 4, 2023

In June of 2020 I had heart surgery in Honolulu Hi. Soon there after I developed severe pain in my right leg, to painful to ...

By uclahealth • October 12, 2020

Through visits with my primary care physician Robert Ashley and cardiologist Michael Mazar (both of whom are great) , I learned that I had multiple ...

By MTquint • March 29, 2019

Robert Oye is the best of the best doctors—and you know that is pretty impressive considering that the UCLA doctors are the best in our ...

By SL and VJ • March 29, 2018

Minimally invasive procedure replaces failing heart valve in older patients too frail for surgery World War II was ending, and Rudolph Loebel’s ...

By • February 22, 2018

"I was afraid with general anesthesia that I wouldn't wake up again," says Francis Shloss, who came to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center for her ...

By uclahealth • August 7, 2017

After getting a second opinion five years ago, I finally needed my repair. I wanted to thank my great UCLA cardiologist, Dr. Leigh Reardon, his ...

By mstriplem • March 31, 2017

https://youtu.be/k9UGB2IAsaU Age: 12Hometown: Winnetka, CAGame: UCLA vs. Orgeon View game photos Twelve-year-old Noah loves reading mystery books, caring for animals and conducting science experiments – interests she continues to pursue ...

By uclahealth • July 28, 2016

On November 5, Maliheh Elmi underwent UCLA’s first successful MitraClip procedure, a percutaneous surgery that repairs the heart’s mitral valve without the need for open-heart ...

By uclahealth • January 25, 2016