Pacific Cardiovascular Associates Medical Group
Cardiologists serving all of Orange County
Pacific Cardiovascular Associates Medical Group (PCA) is a California Professional Corporation that operates in Los Angeles and Orange County, Guam and the Asia Pacific Region. We have a comprehensive cardiovascular network and specialty network, covering Southern California from Torrance to San Clemente.
We have assembled the finest physician and ancillary staff from around the country to ensure the health and well-being of patients under our care. We have been privileged to service the needs and manage the care for over 3.5 million member lives over 34 years.
“Doing the right things for the right reasons and doing it right the first time”
Ensuring the cardiovascular well-being of our patients and their families has been PCA's mission for over 34 years. Our comprehensive team approach incorporates the talents of the finest cardiologists, (adult and pediatric), cardiothoracic and cardiovascular surgeons, cardiac interventionalists, and expert non-invasive cardiologists. We have consistently provided the finest, state-of-the-art, comprehensive cardiac services to our patients, referring physicians, and allied health partners. Our service scope is deep and broad serving all ages from neonates to nonagenarians!
We have designed, developed, and implemented heart institutes, cardiovascular centers of excellence, acute myocardial infarction programs, cardiac catheterization laboratories and cardiac risk reduction programs amongst many others. We have developed standardized cardiovascular guidelines and best practices as well as cardiac quality assessment, quality improvement and outcomes measures which remain the mainstay of our acclaimed evidence-based approach to patient care. In addition, all of PCA’s non-invasive service facilities are fully accreditated by Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). Our Congestive Heart Failure Program (CHF), Anticoagulation Program, complex case management and mobile services ensure patients get “all the care they need, when and where they need it”.
Our unfailing commitment to the highest quality of care combined with the expertise of the finest cardiovascular specialists and executive management team in the country has brought PCA wide recognition and distinction. We are proud of our record of accomplishment and take great pride in our consistently excellent patient outcomes and satisfied, grateful patients. Our holistic, evidence-based approach focuses on "whole person" care.
Over the past 34 years, PCA has had the unique opportunity to originate, critically review, customize, and improve the quality of cardiovascular services rendered to a diverse patient population residing in Southern California. Since our inception we have been able to collect relevant patient data which permitted us to develop, analyze, and refine patient management guidelines and related cost data in the care and management of a population totaling over 3.5 million members.
Our efforts to fully integrate services, review outcomes, optimize care, implement and enforce practice guidelines and recruit well-trained cardiologists have, in the opinion of many, been exemplary. As co-authors of now nationally accepted clinical patient management algorithms and guidelines, we are confident that our quality will exceed your expectations. Our reputation within the community and our professional societies speaks for itself. Patient satisfaction and gratitude are a continual source of encouragement and pride.