Dr. Brian Kolski, MD , FACC, FSCAI
Dr. Brian Kolski is the Director of the Orange County Heart Institute (OCHI) noninvasive vascular lab and 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 (SCAI) 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, where he helped start the transcatheter valve program and participates in every case.
Dr. Kolski performs over 200 structural heart interventions a year and travels throughout the U.S. educating physicians on vascular techniques and CHIP—Complex Higher-Risk (and Indicated) Patients.
In addition to being one of Southern California’s leading, cardiologists, Dr. Kolski is committed to building relationships with patients based on trust and respect. He goes above and beyond to ensure patients are comfortable and well cared for.
Dr. Kolski serves as a team cardiologist for the Anaheim Ducks professional hockey organization. Prior to his work in Orange County, Dr. Kolski started a vascular and limb salvage program in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Credentials & Education
Procedures, University of California San Diego, La Jolla — 2013
Interventional Cardiology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla — 2012
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship, University of California San Diego, La Jolla
University of California San Diego, San Diego — 2008
University of California San Diego, San Diego — 2007
University of California San Diego, San Diego — 2005
Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL — 2004
Board Certification & Licensure
Current: California Physician and Surgeon Medical License #A93984
2013: Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (board eligible)
2013: Lipidology (board eligible)
2013: Interventional Cardiology Board Certification (through 2023)
2011: Cardiology Board Certification (through 2021)
2007 – 2017: American Board of Internal Medicine
Dr. Kolski is a highly skilled, nationally recognized cardiologist providing patients in Orange Country with world class heart care services
Dr. Kolski performs over 200 structural heart interventions a year and travels throughout the U.S., educating physicians on vascular techniques and Complex Higher-Risk (and Indicated) Patients. He directs the structural heart program at St. Joseph Hospital—the busiest catheter-based heart valve program in Orange County.
Procedures Since 2014
Complex Coronary Interventions
Limb Salvage Procedures