From the first implantation of an artificial heart in a human to treating even the most complex cases, St. Luke’s Health has a history of providing hope to patients from all over the world. In partnership with Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Heart® Institute at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center offers a wide range of research capabilities and collaboration that paves the way for revolutionary discoveries and continues to advance the standards of care.
But our history of medical breakthroughs doesn’t stop there. The Heart & Vascular Instituteat St. Luke’s Health–The Woodlands Hospital has performed numerous firsts for Montgomery County, including the first open-heart surgery, first endovascular aortic aneurysm repair, and first intravascular ultrasound.
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