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Arthur C. Hill, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Arthur Hill is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon based in San Francisco, California. He has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Hill graduated from the Tufts University School of Medicine in 1982. He continued with an internship stage in surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles and between 1983-1988 he also completed here his residency in general surgery. He completed two fellowship stages at Stanford University Medical Center in cardiovascular surgery and cardiopulmonary transplantation and a fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Hill is a board-certified specialist in surgery, thoracic surgery, and critical care medicine. He is a member of the College of Chest Physicians, the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, the American Medical Association, the California Medical Association. Dr. Arthur Hill has been actively involved in the research field. He contributed to several publications and some of his interest topics were coronary anastomosis using a nitinol U-Clip device, angiographic evaluation of coronary arterial graft interrupted anastomoses, integrin-mediated activation of TGF-ß, peptide-coated vascular grafts, in vitro and in vivo studies of ePTFE vascular grafts. Dr. Hill is currently affiliated with UCSF Medical Center and San Francisco VA Medical Center.

  • Education & Training


    Tufts University

    Medical School


    UCLA Medical Center



    Stanford University



    Cleveland Clinic Foundation


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    San Francisco VA Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (415) 221-4810

    4150 Clement St

    San Francisco, California 94121

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    UCSF Medical Center

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (415) 353-1037

    505 Parnassus Ave

    San Francisco, California 94143

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Arthur C. Hill has contributed to 3 publications.

    Mitral valve prolapse.

    Guy, T.S., Hill, A.C.; Annu Rev Med. 2012.

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    Clinical and six-month angiographic evaluation of coronary arterial graft interrupted anastomoses by use of a self-closing clip device: a multicenter prospective clini...

    Wolf, R.K., Alderman, E.L., Caskey, M.P., Raczkowski, A.R., Dullum, M.K., Lundell, D.C., Hill, A.C., Wang, N., Daniel, M.A.; J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2003 Jul.

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    Heart xenograft survival with chimeric pig donors and modest immune suppression.

    Beschorner, W.E., Sudan, D.L., Radio, S.J., Yang, T., Franco, K.L., Hill, A.C., Shearon, C.C., Thompson, S.C., Dixon, R.S., Johnson, N.D., Kuszynski, C.A., Rubocki, R....; Ann Surg. 2003 Feb.

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    American College of Chest Physicians

    American College of Surgeons

    American Medical Association

    California Medical Association

    International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation