Rebecca Chester, MD

Dr. Chester joined Cardiovascular Institute in 2020 with expertise in Interventional cardiology, consultative cardiology and women’s cardiovascular health. Dr. Chester graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine in 2013 with honors and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Society. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency at UCLA, and Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. She returned to UCLA to complete her training in Interventional Cardiology with a focus on percutaneous coronary interventions. Additionally, she is board certified in Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.


  • Coronary angiography and stenting
  • Risk stratification and recovery following acute MI (Heart Attack)
  • Diagnosis and management of heart failure
  • Women’s cardiovascular health