My name is Dr. William Grossman and I am a UCSF
professor and a medical doctor specializing in
cardiology. I am also the founding
physician-director of the Center for Prevention of
Heart and Vascular Disease of the UCSF Medical
Center. Thank you for visiting our website and for
your support of our ongoing effort to provide the
best in clinical care and patient information.
We believe that an integral part of an effective
heart disease prevention strategy includes arming
patients with the latest information and resources
so they can make educated, healthy lifestyle
decisions. To this end, please visit two of our most
Ask Dr. Grossman, where I respond to
frequent questions about heart and vascular disease,
and Research In The News,
my lay-friendly commentary on a selected group of
articles from scientific journals or mainstream news
related to your heart and general health.
Each year we will also offer a variety of
educational resources including live seminars and
online content. Visit our site often for updates on
our latest activities and offerings.
In partnership with your medical provider, each of
us can find options to pursue a heart healthy
lifestyle and minimize our risk of serious
cardiovascular disease. Here at the Center for Heart
and Vascular Disease Prevention, we are pleased to
be your partner.
On behalf of our entire team, I warmly welcome you
to our Center.
|William Grossman, MD
Helen Schwab Endowed Chair in Preventive
Director, Center for Prevention of Heart &
Professor of Medicine, University of
California, San Francisco