Head, UBC Division of Cardiology

Andrew D. Krahn, MD, FRCPC, FHRS

Professor of Medicine & Head UBC Division of Cardiology
The Sauder Family and Heart & Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon Chair in Cardiology
Paul Brunes UBC Professorship in Heart Rhythm Disorders
Gordon & Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre
2775 Laurel Street, 9th Floor
Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 1M9
Phone: (604) 875-4111 Ext. 69821
Fax: (604) 875-5504 – Academic
Fax: (604) 875-5874 – clinical
Email: [email protected]

UBC Cardiology Administrator and Program Manager:
Marilyn Robertson
Gordon & Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre
Room 9117, DHCC 9th floor
2775 Laurel St
Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 1M9
Phone: 604-875-4111 Ext. 69821
Fax: 604-875-5504
Email: [email protected]

Please Note
This site is not intended to provide medical advice and information, nor is it designed or intended for any clinical care questions or scheduling of patient appointments. Any and all questions related to clinical care and/or appointments/scheduling of patient care should be directed to your physician or individual cardiologist.

In the case of a medical emergency, call 911

St. Paul’s Hospital Cardiology

Head | Division of Cardiology | Providence Health Care
Physician Program Director | The HEART Centre | St. Paul’s Hospital
Associate Professor | Department of Medicine | University of British Columbia
Senior Medical Advisor | Cardiac Services BC
President | Canadian Heart Failure Society
Medical Director | HeartLife Foundation

Room 444, 1081 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6
Phone: 604-806-9139
Fax: 604-806-9150
Email: [email protected] 

SPH Divisional Secretary
Debbie Howe
Phone: 604-682-2344 Ext. 63599
Email: [email protected]

Vancouver General Hospital Cardiology

Kenneth G. Gin, MD, FRCPC, FACP
Clinical Professor, UBC
Head VGH Division of Cardiology
Medical Manager Cardiac Programs VA
Regional Program Medical Director, Cardiac
Email: [email protected]

VGH Divisional Administrator:
Lissa Lapre
Phone: 604-875-5486
Email: [email protected]

St. Paul's Hospital and UBC Division of Cardiovascular Surgery

Samuel Lichtenstein, MD, PhD, FRCSC
Acting Head, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, UBC
Clinical Professor
Director, CVT Surgery, St. Paul’s Hospital
Medical Director, Regional Cardiac Science Program, Providence Health Care and Vancouver Coastal Health

Email: [email protected]

Senior Administrative Assistant:
Ms. Maryam Abbassian Milani
Phone: 604-806-9307

Clinical Assistant: 
Ms. Kay Lo
Phone: 604-806-8501

Vancouver General Hospital Cardiovascular Surgery

Peter Skarsgard, MD, FRCSC
Associate Head, Division of CV Surgery at VGH/VA
Clinical Assistant Professor
Email: [email protected]

Clinical Assistant: 
Ms. Joyce Cheng
Phone: 604-806-9320
Email: [email protected]

Website Inquiries

Dr. Annie Chou
Email: [email protected]

Dr. Benny Lau
Email: [email protected]

Joseph Lo
Email: [email protected]