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Brian Kolski, MD

Brian Kolski, MD
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Brian Kolski, MD, FACC, Director, Orange County Heart Institute (OCHI) Non-Invasive Vascular Lab 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 Complex Higher risk (and Indicated) Patients (CHIP). Dr. Kolski is also involved as team cardiologist for the Anaheim Ducks professional hockey organization.
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Preventing Amputations: Saving Lives and Limbs

Patients with peripheral artery disease and chronic limb ischemia who are at risk for limb amputation should see a vascular interventional specialist prior to any surgical amputation because some limbs can be saved or the amputated area reduced by revascularization.