Positions

Assistant Professor
Medicine-Cardiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, USA
Medical Director
Heart Transplant Program
Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
Houston, Texas, USA
Co-Director
Advanced Heart Failure Center of Excellence
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Director
Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, USA

Education

MD from University of Texas Health Science Center
Residency at University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston
Internal Medicine
Residency at University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston
Chief Medical Resident - Internal Medicine
Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
General Cardiology
Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
Interventional Cardiology

Certifications

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology
American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Interests

  • General Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Advanced Heart Failure, Heart Transplantation, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Novel Treatments for Heart Failure

Professional Statement

Andrew B. Civitello, M.D. is Medical Director of the Heart Transplant Program at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, Co-Director of the Advanced Heart Failure Center of Excellence and Director of the Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship Program at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Civitello is board certified in Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology and Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology.

Dr. Civitello received his medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. His extensive training includes internship, residency and a year as Chief Medical Resident at The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, followed by fellowships in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology at Baylor College of Medicine and the Texas Heart Institute.

Dr. Civitello specializes in interventional cardiology and peripheral vascular procedures, with advanced training in heart failure management and heart transplantation, general and interventional cardiology, including cardiac catheterization, CT angiography, nuclear cardiology, and advanced training in peripheral artery interventions.

The major focus of Dr. Civitello’s clinical and research interests include advanced heart failure management, mechanical circulatory support, and heart transplantation. He has authored and co-authored numerous articles for major scientific journals and spoken professionally in both national and international forums.