From the first implantation of an artificial heart in a human to treating even the most complex cases, Texas Heart® Institute at CHI St. Luke's Health–Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center continues to lead cardiovascular research and provide hope to patients from all over the world.
Texas Heart Institute is home to many cardiovascular firsts, including the first successful heart transplant in the U.S. and the first successful implantation of a continuous-flow heart in the world. With over 1,000 LVAD implantations and over 1,200 patients with new hearts, our world-renowned specialists use their medical breakthroughs to save lives. Not only are we offering the latest treatment options, we are continuing to develop new, advanced treatments.
In collaboration with Texas Heart Institute, CHI St. Luke's Health–Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center offers comprehensive care for heart failure, heart disease, and transplant patients using the latest in technology and research. An international referral center backed by some of the top cardiovascular teams in the nation, we treat the most complex cases in patients from over 75 countries.