Dr. Ricardo Moreno-Cabral, MD

Dr. Ricardo Moreno-Cabral, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Ricardo Moreno-Cabral, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in San Diego, CA. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

550 Washington St Ste 727

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(619) 297-0008

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
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Impella Device
more than 98% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 53% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
more than 52% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Moreno-Cabral "As a Sharp HealthCare-affiliated physician, I strive to make a difference every day and to deliver compassionate, personalized health care. I believe in working with my patients to provide the best treatment options and care possible for each individual. This is health care the way it should be."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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36  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico
    Medical School | Graduated
  • St. Francis Healthcare System Of Hawaii
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Queen's Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Ricardo Moreno-Cabral, MD
Besides being a wonderful surgeon, Dr. Moreno is a wonderful human being. His care and empathy before, during and after surgery, making him the kind of Doctor you want to have when you or a loved one are in need of such a delicate procedure. I'm forever thankful!
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Viviana I. in San Diego, CA – May 02, 2017
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Hola DR. MORENO, mil gracias por la cirugía que realizó el día de hoy a mi hermano JORGE CARDENAS en el Hospital Scripps Mercy de San Diego, Ca. Dios lo bendiga.
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ZULMA CARDENAS in Ensenada, BCN – Apr 28, 2017
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Dr. Moreno-Cabral is truly an amazing physician. He is devoted, passionate and caring with every patient. He shows altruism and empathy towards people in general and above all towards those in need. Dr. Moreno-Cabral performed 2 open heart surgeries (CABG's) on my father on 2 separate occasions and...Read More
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Raymundo D. Gutierrez in San Diego, CA – Jun 09, 2016
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