Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

“It’s a really exciting time for interventional cardiology as new technologies come to light for valvular heart disease,” says Dr. Olcay Aksoy, an interventional cardiologist ...

By uclahealth • May 13, 2019

"When you are on the other side, you feel like you’ve won,” says 72-year-old John Babcock, who received a heart transplant at Ronald Reagan UCLA ...

By uclahealth • April 23, 2019

Story highlights Hospital social workers help patients and loved ones through difficult medical situations and facilitate communication with care teams. Social workers play a pivotal role ...

By uclahealth • April 22, 2019

July 10th 2018 I am walking down the halls of Ronald Reagan Medical Center with butterflies in my stomach. My mom and dad following close ...

By MichelleNicole • April 22, 2019

21 years ago I had a quadruple bypass then last March I had a minor heart attack,” says 61-year-old James Harris, who was admitted to ...

By uclahealth • April 15, 2019

“This is the heart transplant support group,” says Codie Lieto, far right, a clinical social worker at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. “We meet with ...

By uclahealth • April 12, 2019

“We have a lot of people who don’t speak English and some of the volunteers speak other languages. I can help patients and their ...

By uclahealth • April 11, 2019

“I got my heart and kidney transplant done at the same time,” says 61-year-old Frank Poblete, who was admitted to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center ...

By uclahealth • April 10, 2019

More than 5 years ago my wife needed to start dialysis after being diagnosed with kidney failure, her whole life style ( our whole life ...

By Sergovia50 • March 29, 2019

“If I had come in six months later there was nothing they could have done,” says Kevin Brophy, who came in to Ronald Reagan UCLA ...

By uclahealth • March 23, 2019