Dr. John Ambrose came to Fresno a decade ago from New York City to head the cardiology program at the University of California at San Francisco-Fresno Medical Education Program.
A nationally and internationally known cardiologist, Dr. Ambrose is known for another skill in Fresno: singing.
Music has been a part of the doctor’s life since childhood and singing has been a longtime hobby and passion for he and wife, Avis. If Fresno had not had an opera company, Dr. Ambrose says he isn’t sure he would have taken the job here.
The couple have had singing parts in the Fresno Grand Opera chorus.
It isn’t unusual for Dr. Ambrose to hum a song in the hallways at Community Regional Medical Center and occasionally sing to a patient. And he even has sang for Fresno baseball fans.
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