General Cardiology

Our heart program addresses the needs of those with known or suspected heart disease. Our heart patients receive comprehensive care by a team of compassionate, highly skilled physicians who are part of UT Southwestern Medical Center's Heart, Lung, and Vascular Center. Specialists in all aspects of modern cardiology and cardiac surgery deliver unsurpassed care.

Conditions

Our heart team treats these conditions and more:

  • Aortic disorders
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Coronary heart disease, including angina and heart attacks
  • Heart failure
  • Heart rhythm disorders
  • Hypertension and lipid disorders
  • Inherited cardiac diseases
  • Valvular heart disease

Treatments

Treatments for heart disorders include the full spectrum of options, depending upon your diagnosis. Services we provide include:

  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Cardiac surgery
  • Cardiology consultation
  • Cardiovascular imaging (echocardiography, magnetic resonance imaging, CT scanning)
  • Chest pain service
  • Clinical trials
  • Diagnostic and interventional cardiology
  • Electrophysiology
  • Heart transplantation
  • Prevention and nutrition
  • Stress testing (exercise and nuclear testing)