The Cardiovascular Institute, founded by Uri M. Ben-Zur, M.D., F.A.C.C, is located in the heart of San Fernando Valley near Calabasas and West Hills. Our new state of the art facility is dedicated to giving nearby residents complete and thorough cardiovascular care. Dr. Ben-Zur is one of the premier pacemaker and electrophysiology specialists in the greater Los Angeles area. Our practice staffs multiple ultrasound specialists and offers in office stress testing daily. Open six days a week with same day appointments makes it easy for our patients to quickly get the care they need in a timely fashion.
Dr. Ben-Zur’s medical foundations were developed under the guidance of experts in electrophysiology and angioplasty. During this time he also developed a passion for interventional cardiology. He completed multiple fellowships at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City and Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation in La Jolla, California. After moving to Los Angeles, Dr. Ben-Zur established an affiliation with the Providence Tarzana Medical Center to facilitate procedures including stent placements, pacemaker implantations, radiofrequency ablations and more. To learn more about these procedures and about our practice we encourage you explore our website!
Uri M. Ben-Zur, M.D., F.A.C.C is the founder of The Cardiovascular Institute of Greater Los Angeles. Dr Ben- Zur is a board certified cardiologist and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the prestigious Albert Einstein College of Medicine (site of implantation of the world’s first transvenous pacemaker) before pursuing his training in the field of cardiology. He finished separate fellowships in general cardiology, interventional cardiology, cardiac pacing and electrophysiology. Early in his career, Dr. Ben-Zur was guided by physicians, including Seymour Furman M.D., who made groundbreaking progress in the field of electrophysiology and pacemaker implantation in the Bronx, New York. Soon after completion, he went on to a fellowship in interventional cardiology at Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation in La Jolla, California. During his tenure there, he was guided by Dr. Richard Schatz, co-inventor of the first implantable coronary stent.
Today, Dr. Ben- Zur is dedicated to providing impeccable and compassionate patient care for the residents of the Greater Los Angeles, Calabasas and West Hills areas. Patients often drive from West Hills and Calabasas and even as far as the Inland Empire to seek the various services the cardiovascular institute has to offer. His expertise in pacemakers and electrophysiology makes him one of the most sought after cardiologists in the greater Los Angeles, Sherman Oaks and West Hills areas. For years he has been servicing the surrounding cities of Encino and Tarzana. He recently opened a new state of the art facility in Tarzana to better serve his patients. In conjunction with the facilities at Providence Tarzana Medical Center, Dr. Ben-Zur is able to utilize his expert skills in angioplasty and radiofrequency ablations to better serve his patients. We encourage you to explore our website to learn more about our practice!
Uri M. Ben-Zur, M.D., F.A.C.C is the founder of The Cardiovascular Institute of Greater Los Angeles. Dr. Ben- Zur is a board certified cardiologist and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. During his years spent in academia, Dr. Ben-Zur has been published a number of times in prestigious journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, The Journal of The American College of Cardiology, Pacing and Cardiac Electrophysiology and The American Heart Journal. Starting from early in his career, Dr. Ben-Zur was guided by mentored by world renowned physicians. Among them, Seymour Furman M.D and Richard Schatz M.D, who were both pioneers in electrophysiology and coronary angioplasty respectively.
Dr. Ben-Zur has spearheaded the establishment of The Cardiovascular Institute because he is committed to enhancing the quality of healthcare for all of the residents in the Greater Los Angeles areas, including Calabasas and West Hills. The new cutting edge facility is equipped to provide patients with the most optimal care possible. He is available to see his patients six days a week, with minimal to no waiting time and same day appointments.
Furthermore, he is dedicated to the advancement of medical education and clinical research. This vision is fortified by his acceptance of medical students from various organizations including Western University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, and UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine and the University of Southern California. The Institute fosters an ideal environment for students to study the unique population of the Greater Los Angeles area, as well as, Burbank, Sherman Oaks, West Hills, and Calabasas. We encourage you to explore our website for more information about our practice!