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Bruce Kimura, MD

  • Cardiovascular Disease
Bruce Kimura, MD
Accepts new patients
age-group-adults-color Treats adults

Contact

501 Washington St
#512
San Diego, CA 92103
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Phone Number
619-297-0014

Expertise

  • Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Affiliations

Languages

  • English

Biography

Dr. Bruce Kimura is a cardiologist in practice for over 15 years. He specializes in echocardiography (cardiac ultrasound) to help diagnose a variety of heart conditions.


An active echocardiography researcher, Dr. Kimura has authored a book and published numerous scientific articles on using ultrasound at the bedside. He is internationally recognized for his contributions in hand-carried ultrasound and for the development of a cardiac ultrasonic physical examination and continually emphasizes the benefits of good bedside diagnosis.


He has been recognized as one of the Best Doctors in America, a Top Doctor by US News & World Report, and a Best Doctor by San Diego Magazine for 10 years. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Kimura has been active in clinical education, both as an associate clinical professor of medicine and with the Scripps Mercy Residency Program. He has been honored with the Ralph P. George Teacher of the Year Award and the Sustained Excellence in Teaching Award.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiology, 1995

Medical Education

  • University of California, San Diego, MD, 1989

Internships

  • University of California, San Francisco, Residency, 1990

Residencies

  • University of California, San Francisco, Residency, 1992

Fellowships

  • University of California, San Diego, Fellowship, 1995

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