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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the country, killing more than half a million people every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. UTHealth cardiologists are stepping up to the challenge by offering a wide range of clinical trials and innovative patient care including interventional procedures in the operating room, education about creating a healthy lifestyle and heart screenings for young athletes. Partnering with the Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute and Harris Health System Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, UTHealth cardiologists bring the best of cutting-edge care to their patients.

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UT Physicians at The Heights now open

UT Physicians, the medical practice of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, has opened its newest health center, UT Physicians at The Heights, at 925 N. Shepherd.

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25th annual Preventive Cardiology Forum set for Feb. 7 at UTHealth

“Advances in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention” will be the theme of the 25th annual Preventive Cardiology Forum of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), held in honor of Maureen O’Driscoll-Levy, M.D., and Carlos Vallbona, M.D.

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UTHealth, Memorial Hermann offer cardiovascular perfusion training program

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School is offering a Cardiovascular Perfusion Training Program. This is the first such program affiliated with a medical school in Texas.

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