Nationally Ranked by U.S News & World Report
UT Southwestern Medical Center is nationally ranked for cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report for 2019–20, placing us among the country’s leading hospitals for heart care.
UT Southwestern’s Clinical Heart and Vascular Center team offers a wide variety of cardiology services and care.
Our experts are committed to helping patients get through any diagnosis and treatment. We’re also often able to offer same-day or next-day appointments, in addition to same-day testing.
What We Treat
Our physicians provide expertise in areas such as:
- Adult congenital heart disease
- General cardiology
- Cardiac electrophysiology
- Cardiothoracic surgery
- Interventional cardiology
- Minimally invasive heart valve replacement (TAVR)
- Pregnancy and heart disease
- Preventive cardiology
- Women's heart health
Complementing our expert and compassionate care is a full range of state-of-the-art resources that enable us to deliver accurate diagnostic services and successful treatments.
- Anticoagulation therapy management
- Echocardiogram and stress echocardiogram
- Exercise stress testing
- Holter and event monitoring
Our Vascular Surgery team offers some of the most advanced interventional therapies and surgical procedures available to treat all forms of vascular disease, with surgeons who perform more than 1,000 vascular operations every year.
Learn more about our vascular surgery services.
On the day of the appointment, please arrive 20 minutes early to allow time for parking and registration. We do our best to see patients at their scheduled appointment time.
Please bring the following items:
- Current insurance card
- Method of payment
- Current medications
- Completed paperwork, if you received forms before the visit
To facilitate ongoing communication, we recommend patients sign up with MyChart, which allows patients to communicate directly with doctors, request prescription refills, update contact information, view test results, and request clinic appointments. Sign in or sign up for MyChart.
For a seamless patient experience, the building has a patient service center that can draw blood if needed.
Canceling an Appointment
If it's necessary to cancel an appointment, please notify the clinic at least 24 hours in advance so we can accommodate others.