Ramin E Beygui MD, FACS, Faculty Member of UCSF

Ramin E Beygui, MD, FACS, Faculty Member of UCSF

Primary Specialties
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Office Information

    Primary Office

    39141 Civic Center Dr., #335
    Fremont, CA 94538
    Get Directions

  • About

    Physician Bio

    Ramin E. Beygui, MD, FACS has concurrently joined
    UCSF School of Medicine Faculty in the Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery and assumed the position of medical director of Cardiothoracic Surgery
    at Washington Hospital Health System. Dr. Beygui has practiced cardiac,
    thoracic, and vascular surgery for the past 15 years at UCLA and Stanford
    University Medical Centers and will be practicing the entire scope of
    his experience and expertise. This includes repair of aortic aneurysms
    and dissections, minimally invasive and cardiac surgery for structural
    heart disease and coronary disease, and cardiopulmonary transplantation.

    He has served as the director of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm at UCLA, the
    surgical director of lung and heart-lung transplantation at Stanford University
    Medical Center and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, and medical
    director of cardiac, thoracic, and vascular surgery at NorthBay Medical Center.

    Dr. Beygui is part of our mission to offer patients the highest level of
    care available anywhere. To further that goal, Washington Hospital has
    a strategic relationship with UCSF Health and UCSF Benioff Children’s
    Hospitals. The focus is to create a comprehensive and integrated regional
    health care network. This includes providing Tri-City residents local
    access to many of UCSF’s renowned specialty services, including
    cardiothoracic services, and providing expanded access to these specialized

  • Experience & Education

    Experience & Education

    Medical Education
    University of California, Irvine M.D./Regents Scholar School of Medicine 1990
    Medical Education
    University of California, Berkeley M.Sc. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
    Medical Education
    The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor B.S. Electrical & Computer Engineering
    Stanford University Medical Center Residency/Surgery, School of Medicine 1995
    University of California, Los Angeles Fellowship/Cardiothoracic Surgery School of Medicine 2001
    Stanford University Medical Center Fellowship/Endovascular Surgery Fellowship School of Medicine 1998
    Stanford University Medical Center Fellowship/Vascular Surgery School of Medicine 1997
    Postdoctoral Training
    Stanford University Post-Doctoral Fellow School of Medicine 1995-1996

    Areas of Expertise

    Clinical Expertise
    • Arrhythmia Surgery
    • Heart and Lung Transplantation
    • Mitral Valve Repair
    • Re-operative surgery for coronary and valvular heart disease
    • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm and Dissection

  • Awards


    Awards & Honors
    • ISHLT International Scholarship, The International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation, 2012-2013
    • Stein-Oppenheimer Award, UCLA School of Medicine, 2003-2004
    • Laubisch Fund for Cardiovascular Research, UCLA School of Medicine, 2003-2005
    • Resident of the Year, John Henry Smith Award, Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1992
    • Walter Blumenson Award for Academic Promise, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 1990
    • Alpha Omega Alpha, School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 1990