About UT Heart & Vascular
The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association recognize this hospital for achieving at least 90 consecutive days of 85% or higher adherence to all Get With The Guidelines® program quality indicators to improve quality of patient care and outcomes.
The UT Heart and Vascular Center provides patients access to state-of-the-art facilities and nationally recognized cardiac and vascular specialists in a model that brings together multiple specialties that include cardiology, vascular medicine, vascular surgery, cardiac surgery, cardiac rehabilitation and several others.
The center serves as an outpatient center for patients with cardiac and vascular disorders, focusing on important areas of congestive heart failure, cardiac rhythm disorders, fainting disorders, complex surgical care, critical limb ischemia, peripheral arterial disease and venous disease.
Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women and is more deadly than all forms of cancer. In this Health Check video, Dr. Jodi Tinkel, cardiologist at UT Medical Center, discusses what you need to know about heart disease in women.