Leadership

The Aortic Program at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute brings together a team of physicians, specialists and professionals from myriad disciplines. With a multifaceted and experienced team of cardiovascular leadership and specialists, patients can expect the best diagnosis and treatment options for conditions affecting the aorta.

See a complete list of our expert physicians.

Ali Azizzadeh, MD

Vascular Surgery
  • Professor & Director, Division of Vascular Surgery
  • Associate Director, Vascular Therapeutics
  • Vice Chair, Programmatic Development

Alfredo Trento, MD

Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic
  • Vice Chair of Outreach & Business Development, Cardiac Surgery
  • Director Emeritus, Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Professor, Surgery

Robert J. Siegel, MD

IM Cardiology
  • S. Rexford Kennamer MD Chair, Cardiac Ultrasound
  • Medical Director, Clinic for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Aortopathies
  • Professor, Medicine