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BCM - Baylor College of Medicine

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Heart and Lung

Adult Clinical Genetics

Specialists in Adult Clinical Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine evaluate and diagnose patients with genetic disorders affecting the heart and lungs. Our experts also see patients already diagnosed helping to manage their continued wellness. Patient care for genetic heart and lung disorders is provided in the Adult Genetics Clinic and the Adult Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic.

Cardiology - Baylor Heart Clinic

We offer comprehensive care in the areas of interventional cardiology, heart failure and cardiac transplantation, electrophysiology (arrhythmias), preventive cardiology and general cardiology through our Baylor Heart Clinic. Patients benefit from our integrated approach to cardiac care bringing together cardiologists, heart and vascular surgeons and imagining specialists.

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Surgeons in the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine provide surgical care for patients with heart and lung conditions as well as those in need of organ transplantation. Our highly-trained surgeons see patients through the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

DeBakey Heart Center®

The DeBakey Heart Center of Baylor College of Medicine is known for groundbreaking treatment backed by the College’s renowned faculty and research, delivered throughout nationally recognized facilities in the Texas Medical Center.

Lipid Metabolism and Atherosclerosis Clinic

The Division of Atherosclerosis and Vascular Medicine offers outstanding patient care for cardiovascular conditions and is nationally recognized for providing consultation services for lipids and atherosclerosis in the Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention's Lipid Metabolism and Atherosclerosis Clinic.


Baylor College of Medicine specialists in pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine diagnose and treat patients with lung and respiratory disorders. Our experts offer patient care for conditions such as lung cancer, chronic obstructive disease, asthma, pulmonary vascular disease, sleep disorders, acute and chronic respiratory failure, lung infections, pulmonary fibrosis and others.

Texas Adult Congenital Heart Center

The Texas Adult Congenital Heart Center's integrated network of specialized care providers, associated hospitals and shared technologies enable patients with congenital heart disease to receive outstanding care from birth to old age.

Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy

Our highly trained surgeons in the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy in the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery provide operative and minimally-invasive surgical care for peripheral arterial occlusive disease, carotid disease and aneurysm disease.


Baylor College of Medicine pediatricians care for patients with heart and lung conditions through the Texas Children's Heart Center, the Texas Children's Genetics Clinic, the Texas Children's Pulmonary Medicine Clinic and the Texas Children's Department of Surgery.

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