Peter Teng, MD


Dr Peter Teng is a general invasive cardiologist, a new faculty recruit after more than 15 years of private practice experience, who enjoys seeing patients with all types of cardiac problems. He was an early adopter of Coronary CT imaging in SF that grew from his research training in atherosclerosis, and vascular endothelium. In addition to his interest in various cardiac imaging modalities, including echocardiography, he routinely performs transesophageal echocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations and pacemaker implantations.

In addition to working with residents and fellows at Parnassus, Dr Teng assists the UCSF CV division in community outreach, currently also on staff at the SF Dignity Health and Sutter Hospitals; and has outpatient clinic mostly at Parnassus Campus, then also at the San Mateo clinic.
06/2001 - Fellowship in CV Medicine, Stanford University Hospital
06/1996 - Residency in Internal Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital
MD, 06/1993 - Medicine, UMDNJ- New Jersey Med School
BA, 05/1989 - Biochemistry, Cornell University
Honors and Awards
  • Top Bay Area Doctors, Castle Connolly, 2016-2020
  • New Investigator Award, 2002, Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis Vascular Biology, 2002
  • CV Medicine Fellowship, Excellence in Research Award, Stanford University Hospital, 2001
  1. Blusztein D, Teng P, Deuse T, Mahadevan VS. SHOCK, THROMBUS, TAVR: A CHALLENGING TAVR WITH LARGE LEFT VENTRICULAR THROMBUS. The Canadian journal of cardiology 2021. PMID: 34139300