Adult Cardiology

Loma Linda International Heart Institute (LLUIHI) provides the most advanced cardiac care in the region.

Our Approach

Our International Heart Institute is at the forefront of medicine. Through our multidisciplinary approach to care, we ensure patients have access to a full range of clinical services within our specialty care facilities. This unique team approach brings together doctors across multiple medical specialties to develop comprehensive, personalized treatment plans that are tailored to each patients' needs, requirements and overall well-being. Our skilled and experienced physicians' commitment "to make man whole" results in exceptional quality outcomes for all patients we serve.

Full Access to LLUMC Specialized Services

We are committed to compassionate, whole-person care for patients and their families. LLUIHI is a state-of-the-art care facility with highly trained specialists and advanced technology. Heart Institute patients with unusual and complex medical conditions have direct access to Loma Linda University Medical Center’s services, facilities and an experienced team of physicians, nurses and professionals. LLUMC is one of only two designated facilities in the San Bernardino and Riverside Counties providing immediate, life-saving responses to heart attack victims. And, it is the only hospital in the region performing heart transplants. LLUMC has specialty units designed and staffed for heart patients including:

  • Coronary care unit 
  • Cardiac surgery
  • ICU
  • Cardiac step-down, and
  • Observation areas

Cardiology Referrals

Patients can be referred for consultation by their primary care physician or by other cardiologists for specialized heart care situations. Most insurance plans require that you have a primary care physician that coordinates all your care and makes referrals to specialists for heart conditions they cannot treat.