Cardiovascular Institute

Lundquist Cardiovascular Institute

A Leader in Heart Care

Cardiac Surgery Doctors Millions of Americans have heart conditions that lead to serious health problems. In fact, heart disease is the number one cause of death for both men and women in America today.

Built on a tradition of excellence and innovation, the Melanie and Richard Lundquist Cardiovascular Institute at Torrance Memorial offers comprehensive heart services. We have a multidisciplinary team of doctors, nurses and technicians who offer integrated, comprehensive treatment. Torrance Memorial records some of the highest volumes and greatest success rates for heart surgery in the region. We are also affiliated with USC Keck Medical Center's Cardiothoracic Surgery Department.

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Expanding Heart Surgery

Affiliation with USC Keck School of Medicine's Cardiothoracic Surgery Department.

Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery

The new revolutionary procedure TAVR replaces heart valves without open heart surgery.

Conditions of the Heart

Learn more about the conditions we care for:

» All Cardiovascular Conditions We Treat

Testing and Screenings

The various types of cardiac test and screenings we offer:

» All Diagnostic Testing

Heart Programs

We offer a variety of programs to help prevent and treat heart disease:

» All Cardiovascular Programs

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Your Heart Specialist

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Cardiovascular Research

Saving Lives through Cardiac Research

Patient Story

Gina Simpson
Heart Disease


Heart Failure Program received gold plus achievement by the american heart association

Heart Failure program at Torrance Memorial received the Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association