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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.

Brian Kolski, MD

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

Primary Office

Address
Orange County Heart Institute - Orange
1140 West La Veta Avenue
Suite 640
Orange, CA 92868
Get Directions
Phone
(714) 564-3300
Fax
(714) 564-3318

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiology
      (Board Certified)
    • Vascular Medicine
    Secondary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Loyola Stritch School of Medicine - 2004
    • Internship
      University of California - 2005
    • Residency
      University of California - 2008
    • Residency
      University of California - 2008
    • Fellowship
      University of California - 2011
    • Fellowship
      University of California - 2011
    • Fellowship
      University of California - 2011
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    "We live in exciting times. Caring for patients with cardiac and vascular disease is more rewarding than ever. Nothing is more satisfying than helping a new patient with education, prevention, and the treatment of complex problems."

    Credentials and Education
    Medical School: Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL
    Internship: University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
    Residency: University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
    Fellowships: Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship, UCSD, San Diego, CA
    Interventional Cardiology — UCSD, San Diego, CA Special Vascular
    Procedures — UCSD, San Diego, CA

    Board Certification
    Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
    Diplomate, American Board of Cardiovascular Disease
    Diplomate, American Board of Interventional Cardiology

    Professional Organizations & Directorships
    American College of Cardiology
    Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions

    Research
    Lipid Rich Plaque Study (LRP) — Identifying vulnerable patients and vulnerable coronary plaque to better understand acute coronary syndrome

    Clinical Interests
    Vascular disease, Lipid disorders, Identifying risk in asymptomatic patients

    Family and Hobbies
    My wife Barbi and I have two children, a daughter Emerson and a son, Hudson. I enjoy surfing, skiing, and golf when I’m not in the office.

    Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese

    Brian Kolski, MDDirector, Orange County Heart Institute Non-Invasive Vascular Lab Dr. Kolski is the newest member of Orange County Heart Institute. He is board certified in Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular Diseases. Dr. Kolski is a nationally recognized faculty member of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions and a fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC). He is the director of Structural Heart Disease at St. Joseph Hospital in Orange County. Dr. Kolski helped start the transcatheter valve program and participates in every case done at St. Joseph hospital. Dr. Kolski also runs the non-invasive vascular lab at OCHI. Previously, Dr. Kolski started a very busy and successful vascular and limb salvage program in his previous position in Salt Lake City, Utah. He travels throughout the United States in educating physicians on vascular techniques, as well as CHIP - Complex Higher risk (and Indicated) Patients.