Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Full Time Interventional Cardiologist since 1982
Many years on staff as clinical Professor at BCM


MD from Upstate Medical Center College of Medicine at Syracuse
Internship at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Internal Medicine
Residency at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Internal Medicine
Fellowship at St. Luke’s Episcopal/ Texas Heart Institute


American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomat in Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomat of Cardiovascular Diseases
American College of Cardiology
American College of Physicians
Interventional Cardiovascular Diseases
American Board of Internal Medicine

Professional Interests

  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • TAVR: non-surgical Aortic Valve Replacement
  • EVAR: non-surgical aneurysm repair

Professional Statement

Dr. Strickman is an interventional cardiologist at the Texas Heart Institute with specialization in non surgical treatment of:

-Aortic Valve Stenosis-TAVR

-Aortic Aneurysm-EVAR,TEVAR

-Carotid artery blockages

-Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)(CLI)


-Heart Artery Stents (CAD)

He is a former co-director of the non-invasive department of the CHI Baylor St Luke's Medical Center (1982-1985). He is a full time Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine in the heart of the Texas Medical Center. Daily he treats patients without surgery with fewer complications than might occur with open surgical procedures. He is the regions only authorized physician investigator of Carotid artery neck blockages for the landmark Sapphire trial comparing surgery to stenting for patients at extremely high risk. He has published>100 articles.

His goal is to treat all patients as individuals with the highest ethical standards to achieve the best outcomes.

Selected Publications


Hall-Garcia Cardiology Associates
Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
International Society of Endovascular Specialists
American College of Physicians
American College of Cardiology
Asian Society of Endovascular Specialists