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Ramin E. Beygui, MD,FACS,Faculty Member Of UCSF

About Dr. Beygui

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 physicians.

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