Dr. Liviu Klein

94
DocScore

Cardiology , Board Certified

San Francisco, CA

Dr. Liviu Klein's honors

Dr. Liviu Klein's bio

Liviu Klein, MD, MS, is the Director of the Mechanical Circulatory Support and Heart Failure Device Program in the Division of Cardiology at the University of California San Francisco. Dr. Klein is knowledgeable in management of advanced heart failure patients using ultrafiltration, mechanical assist devices (both percutaneous and implantable) and heart transplantation. He actively follows patients with electrical devices such as cardiac resynchronization therapy, defibrillators, pacemakers, and implantable hemodynamic monitoring systems. Dr. Klein's research expertise lies in epidemiology and clinical trial development. He is currently funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health, the American Heart Association, St. Jude Medical. Dr. Klein has published extensively in medical journals on topics of heart failure.

Dr. Liviu Klein's Locations

UCSF Heart Transplant

  • 400 Parnassus Avenue
  • 6th floor
  • San Francisco CA 94143
  • 415-353-4145
  • 415-353-4166

UCSF Cardiovascular Care Center

  • 535 Mission Bay Blvd. South
  • San Francisco CA 94158
  • 415-353-9088
  • 415-353-3889
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Dr. Liviu Klein's known for

Being Caring
7 San Francisco, CA

Dr. Liviu Klein's Visit Information

APPOINTMENTS

Languages

  • Romanian

OFFICE HOURS

  • Sun     -
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  • Thurs     8AM-5PM
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INSURANCE COMPANIES

  • Alameda Alliance for Health:
  • Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company:
  • Blue Cross of California:
  • Blue Shield of California:
  • CIGNA Health Care:
  • Health Net Of California:
  • Medical Card System Inc:
  • UnitedHealthcare:

Expert's Gender

  • M

Website

  • http://www.ucsfhealth.org/clinics/heart_transplant/index.html

Dr. Liviu Klein's SPECIALTIES/AREAS OF PRACTICE & HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

Specialties/Practice

  • Cardiology

Hospital Affiliations

  • University of California San Francisco Medical Center

Dr. Liviu Klein's Education & Experience

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor, University of California San Francisco

Residencies

  • ADVOCATE ILLINOIS MASONIC MEDICAL CENTER
    Internal Medicine

Fellowships

Medical Schools

  • University of Medicine and Pharmacy 'Carol Davila', Romania 1998

Dr. Liviu Klein's Awards & Affiliations

Awards

  • Larry Jameson Research Award
  • Outstanding Senior Resident Award
  • Cardiology Fellows Teaching Award

Affiliations

  • UCSF Division of Cardiology

Dr. Liviu Klein's Blog & Additional Links

  • http://www.ucsfhealth.org/clinics/heart_transplant/index.html