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Eugene DePasquale, MD


Eugene C DePasquale, MD

UCLA Physician Eugene C  DePasquale, MD specializes in Cardiology / Cardiovascular Disease.
Cardiology / Cardiovascular Disease
Language Spoken
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
(310) 825-8816 Westwood
(310) 582-6220 Santa Monica
Fax Number
(310) 825-9013
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Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center
Advanced Heart Failure, Heart Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Program
UCLA Cardiovascular Center
100 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 630 East
Los Angeles, CA 90095

UCLA Cardiology Santa Monica
2020 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 220
Santa Monica, CA 90403

Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2008
Cardiovascular Disease, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2009 - 2012
Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2008 - 2009
Internal Medicine, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2006 - 2008
Internal Medicine, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 2005 - 2006
MD, SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, 2005
Arrhythmia, Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy, Cardiac Biopsy, Cardiac Catheterization, Cardiac Imaging, Cardiomyopathy, Congestive Heart Failure, Heart Transplant After Surgery, Heart Transplant Before Surgery, Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Inherited cardiomyopathy, Sports cardiology, Transthoracic Echocardiography
Research Interest
Heart Failure, Heart Transplantation, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Inherited Cardiomyopathy (i.e. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy; Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy; Dilated cardiomyopathy), Sports Cardiology
Additional Information

Dr. DePasquale received his M.D. degree from State University of New York, Downstate College of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency, Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine, and a Fellowship in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology at the Yale-New Haven Hospital. At the same institution, he was Chief Cardiology Fellow, and completed an additional Fellowship with a focus in Inherited Cardiomyopathies with additional study at University College London.

Dr. DePasquale currently serves as an Associate Director - Outpatient Heart Transplantation for the UCLA Advanced Heart Failure, Heart Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Programs and Co-Director for the UCLA Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center

In addition, Dr. DePasquale serves as a medical consultant for the US Open Tennis Championships (2005-present).

Additional Certification

  • Board-certified in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Awards & Recognition
  • International Society of Heart & Lung Transplantation - Transplant Registry Early Career Award - 2013
  1. Penciu O-M, Mojibian H, Sugeng L, Cleman M, Brennan J, DePasquale E, McKenna W, Bonde P, Jacoby D. Anomalous Left Coronary Artery in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Annals Thorac Surg. 2014;97:2190–2193.
  2. DePasquale EC, Schweiger M, Ross HJ. A contemporary review of adult heart transplantation: 2012 to 2013. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2014;33:775–784.
  3. DePasquale EC, Fonarow GC. A Practical Guide for Reducing Readmissions in Heart Failure. In: Maisel A, Filippatos G, editors. Heart Failure: The Expert's Approach. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2014. p. 183–192.
  4. Adigopula S, Vivo RP, DePasquale EC, Nsair A, Deng MC. Management of ACCF/AHA Stage C Heart Failure. Cardiology Clinics. 2014;32:73–93.
  5. DePasquale EC, Fonarow GC. Impact of atrial fibrillation on outcomes in heart failure. Heart Failure Clinics. 2013;9:437.
  6. Cheng RK, Allareddy MR, DePasquale EC, Latif F, Shahzad K, Deng MC. Algorithm for Treatment of Advanced Heart Failure. In: Morgan JA, Naka Y, editors. Surgical Treatment for Advanced Heart Failure. New York, NY: Springer New York; 2013. p. 9–34.
  7. Jacoby DL, DePasquale EC, McKenna WJ. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: diagnosis, risk stratification and treatment. CMAJ. 2013;185:127–134.
  8. DePasquale EC, Nasir K, Jacoby DL. Outcomes of adults with restrictive cardiomyopathy after heart transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2012;31:1269–1275.
  9. DePasquale EC, Lansky AJ. Direct Thrombin Inhibitors in ACS. Acute Coronary Syndromes. 2011;10:1–11.
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