Professor & Chief,
Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Surgery
Dr. Wieselthaler is one of the world's foremost experts in mechanical circulatory support for end-stage heart failure patients and a medical innovator in ventricular assist device (VAD) systems.
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Dr. Arthur Hill is Professor of Clinical Surgery and Chief of Thoracic Surgery at San Francisco General Hospital. Dr. Hill has been on the faculty since 2000. Dr. Hill is a graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed his General Surgery Residency at the UCLA School of Medicine and his training in Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cardiopulmonary Transplantation at Stanford University. Dr. Hill's area of clinical expertise is in Cardiothoracic Surgery.
Dr. Hill is certified by the American Board of Surgery, the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, and the American Board of Surgical Critical Care. His clinical interest include general thoracic, cardiac and thoracic trauma surgery. Dr. Hill is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Surgeons, American College of Chest Physicians, and a member of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, American Heart Association, California Medical Association, and the American Medical Association.