Darko Vucicevic, MD

Darko Vucicevic, MD

Primary Location
Cardiovascular Center
100 Medical Plaza
630 East
Los Angeles, California 90095


Dr. Vucicevic received his medical degree from University of Belgrade in Serbia. He completed his Internal medicine residency and cardiovascular disease fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Arizona where he also served as Chief Internal Medicine Resident and Chief Cardiology Fellow. Dr. Vucicevic pursued Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship at University of California, Los Angeles where he eventually joined the faculty.

He is currently serving as Associate Medical Director of Mechanical Circulatory Support at UCLA.

Dr. Vucicevic clinical interests lie in the care of patients requiring heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support as well as evaluation and treatment of patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, cardiac amyloidosis and cardiac sarcoidosis. He has been actively involved in clinical research on outcomes in heart transplantation and advanced heart failure.

He is accepting patients at Westwood, Thousand Oaks and Torrance locations.


Medical Board Certifications

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2018
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2016
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2011


UCLA School of Medicine, 2017
Mayo Clinic, 2016


Mayo Clinic, 2012


University of Belgrade Faculty of Medicine, MD, 2005