Darko Vucicevic, MD

Darko Vucicevic, MD

Cardiology
Primary Location
Cardiovascular Center
100 Medical Plaza
630 East
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-825-9013

About

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.

Education

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

Fellowships

UCLA School of Medicine, 2017
Mayo Clinic, 2016

Residency

Mayo Clinic, 2012

Degree

University of Belgrade Faculty of Medicine, MD, 2005