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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Maged Azer, MD

  • Cardiology
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group
  • St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Orange County Heart Institute - Orange
1140 West La Veta Avenue
Suite 640
Orange, CA 92868
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Orange County Heart Institute - Orange
1140 West La Veta Avenue
Suite 640
Orange, CA 92868
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(714) 564-3300
(714) 564-3318
Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiology
      (Board Certified)
    Secondary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Internship
      LA County USC - 1994
    • Residency
      LA County USC - 1996
    • Fellowship
      LA County USC - 2000
    Areas of Interest

    Cardiac Angiography
    Cardiac imaging
    Nuclear Cardiology
    Cardiovascular Diseases

  • Biography


    "Dedication to practice state-of-the-art, evidence-based medicine and technology necessitates continuous study while incorporating a personal touch of care and concern for the patient. I believe in caring for each patient with the utmost respect, kindness, dignity, compassion and professionalism."

    Credentials and Education
    Medical School: Cairo Univ. School of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt
    Internship: Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
    Residency: Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
    Fellowship: Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

    Board Certifications
    Diplomate, American Board of Cardiovascular Disease
    Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
    National Board of Echocardiography
    Diplomate, Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
    Diplomate, Certification Board of Cardiac CT Angiography

    Professional Organizations
    American College of Cardiology, Society of Cardiac CT Angiography
    Medical Director, Congestive Heart Failure Program St. Joseph Hospital
    Research, Principal Investigator, SJH
    HABIT Trial: Home monitoring for patients with congestive heart failure

    Special Interests
    Clinical Cardiology, Cardiac Disease Management and Prevention
    Heart Valve Disease, Advanced Cardiac Imaging, Evidence-based Medicine
    Trans-esophageal Echocardiography

    Family and Hobbies
    My wife, Azza and I have two girls, Sarah and Miriam. Our hobbies are relaxing around our home and spending time with each other.
    Areas of Expertise
    Board certified in Nuclear Cardiology, Echo Cardiograph, and Cardiac CT angiography