Our Torrance Memorial Medical Center Structural Heart and Valve Program is staffed with some of our area’s top experts in interventional cardiology and cardiac surgery. Interventional cardiologists uses non-surgical catheter-based technology and treatment techniques to treat coronary artery blockages, to perform structural heart disease interventions such as aortic and mitral valve repair and/or replacement, and to treat peripheral vascular and aortic vascular problems.

Led by Salman M. Azam, MD, who has extensive experience in structural heart and valve disease, our skilled multi-disciplinary physician team has vast experience in utilizing minimally invasive techniques to treat complex valvular heart disease. Torrance Memorial is at the forefront of minimally invasive treatment options for cardiovascular care. Our Catheterization Laboratory is the South Bay’s most comprehensive, offering expert diagnosis and treatment, state-of-the-art technology and unparalleled excellence in care and patient safety.

The interventional cardiologists and cardiac surgeons at the Torrance Memorial Medical Center Structural Heart and Valve Program are committed to seamless collaboration with referring physicians, emphasizing communication at every phase of treatment. Our multidisciplinary team of doctors, nurses and technicians offer integrated, comprehensive treatment.

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  • For more information on the Torrance Memorial Structural Heart and Valve Program, call 310-517-4790
  • Need a physician referral? Call our physician referral line 310-517-4700 or view our online physician directory.
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Structural Heart and Valve Disease Program

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Treatment and Services

Offering comprehensive treatment options for complex structural and congenital diseases


Innovated Procedure: TAVR

The new revolutionary procedure to replaces heart valves without open heart surgery

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