U-T Features Non-Invasive Tool to Diagnose Coronary Artery Blockage

Scripps La Jolla is first in region to use HeartFlow FFRct

left to right George Wesby, M.D., Scripps cardiovascular radiologist, and Jorge Gonzalez, MD, Scripps cardiologist

Scripps Clinic radiologist George Wesbey, MD, (left) and cardiologist Jorge Gonzalez, MD.

Scripps La Jolla is first in region to use HeartFlow FFRct

The San Diego Union-Tribune recently

featured a new program at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla that uses a supercomputer and sophisticated algorithms to diagnose coronary artery blockage.


Scripps is the first health system in San Diego County to offer HeartFlowFFRct.


The article featured Scripps Clinic radiologist George Wesbey, MD, and cardiologist Jorge Gonzalez, MD.


Read the story in The San Diego Union-Tribune: Computer analysis to replace metal heart wires at Scripps La Jolla.

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