Advanced Cardiovascular Care

Heart Care Throughout Greater Houston and East Texas

St. Luke's Health is committed to advancing cardiovascular medicine and creating healthier communities. With the ability to care for patients with some of the most complex conditions, our hospitals throughout the Greater Houston and East Texas areas often pick up where others were unable to continue.

Innovations in cardiovascular care

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, together with Texas Heart® Institute, an internationally recognized leader in cardiovascular care, and Baylor College of Medicine, one of the top medical schools in the country, has an unparalleled level of research capabilities and collaboration that paves the way for even more revolutionary discoveries. Additionally, U.S. News & World Report recently recognized Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center as one of the best hospitals in the country for cardiology and heart surgery for 2021-22.  

From the first implantation of an artificial heart in a human to treating even the most complex conditions, Baylor St. Luke’s has a history of providing hope to patients from all over the world.  Through our research and clinical excellence, we are able to achieve more life-changing breakthroughs, discover more methods of prevention, and save more lives than ever before.

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Advanced cardiovascular and thoracic surgical services in Houston

Patient Stories

How a Change of Heart Improved Jerry DeHaven’s Life

DEC 08, 2020

On October 9, 2006, business owner and farmer Jerry DeHaven was driving to the Houston airport when he blacked out. Thankfully, this happened before he was going to merge onto the interstate.

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How a Minimally Invasive Procedure Allowed a Basketball Coach to Get Back to the Court

SEP 09, 2019

Former NBA player makes fast recovery after minimally invasive heart surgery Richard Almstedt, a former NBA player who once traveled the world playing basketball and now serves as department chair for Kinesiology and Dance at Lone Star College, has a...

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Featured Updates

Erectile Dysfunction and Heart Disease: The Missing Link

JUN 16, 2021

Erectile dysfunction is more than a sexual issue: It can be a warning sign for heart disease. Schedule an appointment with a urologist today.

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5 Lent Recipes You’ll Want To Eat All Year

FEB 08, 2021

Lent is a time of repentance, fasting, and growing closer to God. To practice self-discipline, the Catholic Church instructs Christians to abstain from meat — traditionally seen as a luxury — on Ash Wednesday and every Friday throughout the liturgica

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