Heart

By combining attentive, compassionate care with our extensive clinical and research resources, UT Southwestern Medical Center's cardiology experts provide you with individualized care within an environment that’s home to one of the pre-eminent health care facilities.

UT Southwestern is widely recognized as one of the nation’s leading heart disease treatment centers.

Our cardiologists and surgeons are highly trained and experienced in treating common and uncommon heart conditions in children and adults.

Heart Care Guides

UT Southwestern’s heart specialists are experts in diagnosing and treating all heart disorders. In these guides, you’ll learn about the major types of heart conditions we treat and find out how the state-of-the-art care and support we offer can help patients live longer, healthier lives.

Dr. Beth Brickner

Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Learn about our specialized program that gives adults with congenital heart disease the diagnostic, treatment, and consultative services they need to live long, healthy lives.

Dr. Mark Drazner

Advanced Heart Failure

Our multidisciplinary program offers the latest medical and surgical treatments, including comprehensive transplant resources, to help patients with even the most challenging needs.

Dr. Sarah Gualano

Coronary Artery Disease

Our heart specialists use the latest scientific insights and advanced therapies to help people with or at risk for coronary artery disease prolong and improve the quality of their lives.

Dr. Mark Link

Heart Rhythm Disorders

Our arrhythmia specialists combine advanced expertise and experience with the latest techniques and technologies to effectively treat every type of heart rhythm disorder.

Dr. Neelan Doolabh

Valve Disorders

Our doctors are experts on innovative treatments and minimally invasive surgery that can help patients recover more quickly and feel better faster.

Dr. Neelan Doolabh

Preventive Cardiology

Our experienced Preventive Cardiology team delivers individualized, research-based care aimed at lowering people’s risk for cardiovascular disease and its complications.

Heart A–Z

Our treatment programs for heart disease include these areas:

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Cardiac procedures include heart bypass surgery, heart transplant, cardiac defibrillator implantation, and more
Congenital Heart Disease
Treating adults with conditions including malformations of the heart and related blood vessels
Congestive Heart Failure
Medical and surgical treatments for the inability of the heart to pump blood, including vasodilators and angioplasty
General Cardiology
Covering a variety of heart diseases, such as heart failure, inherited diseases, and hypertension
Heart Rhythm Management
Treatments for atrial fibrillation and other arrhythmias, including pacemaker implant and implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD)
Heart and Cancer Disease (Onco-Cardiology)
Our specialists treat the side effects that heart and cancer disease can produce
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Advanced diagnostic tests and treatment options including percutaneous alcohol septal ablation, myectomy, and implantable defibrillators
Interventional Cardiology
Use of angioplasty, cardiac catheterization, and other procedures to manage your heart condition
Prevention
Assessing risk of developing cardiovascular disease through risk factors, family history, and more

Request an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with our dedicated team of experts or learn more about what UT Southwestern offers, request an appointment online or call 214-645-8300.