Heather Wainstein, M.D.

Heather Wainstein, M.D.

  • Internal Medicine - General Internal Medicine
  • Adult Preventive Medicine


Heather Wainstein, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center, and a member of its Division of General Internal Medicine. Her clinical interests include women's health and young adult medicine.

Originally from Plano, Texas, Dr. Wainstein holds a bachelor's degree in biology from the University of Texas at Austin. She earned her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, and completed internal medicine residency training at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, she joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2014.

Dr. Wainstein is an active member of several professional organizations, including the Society of General Internal Medicine, American College of Physicians, and the Texas Medical Association.

Personal Note

Outside of medicine, Dr. Wainstein enjoys cooking, traveling, exercising, and spending time with family.

Education & Training
  • Residency - Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas (2011-2014), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - Baylor College of Medicine (2007-2011)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American College of Physicians (2011), Member
  • Texas Medical Association (2014), Member
Honors & Awards
  • Resident Research Poster Winner 2014, National American College of Physicians Meeting
  • Preventative medicine

Clinical Focus

  • Adult Preventive Medicine

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