The Heart Hospital at HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is a clinical destination for the surgical treatment of some of the most complex heart conditions. The only exclusive heart hospital south of the Texas Medical Center, we provide nationally-recognized care in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and recovery of cardiovascular diseases.

U.S. News & World Report named HCA Houston Clear Lake as a high performing hospital in the treatment of heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) for 2020-21. Additionally, we have been named a Healthgrades Five-Star recipient for the treatment of heart failure for three years in a row (2017-2019) and for defibrillator procedures.

Performing more than 1,000 heart procedures each year, The Heart Hospital is a one-of-a-kind facility, with advanced technology in our three operating rooms and cutting-edge imaging technologies in our hybrid vascular surgical suite.

The Heart Hospital’s expert team of cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, electrophysiologists, cardiac imaging specialists and cardiothoracic surgeons work together to provide state-of-the-art care across the entire spectrum of cardiovascular care.

Clear Lake heart surgery and procedures

Our multidisciplinary team provides patients with dedicated and individualized care to determine the best treatment for each patient. Our experienced surgeons have specialized training in using advanced robotic systems to perform minimally invasive surgical procedures. HCA Houston Clear Lake was one of the first hospitals in the Bay Area to perform the transcatheter aortic valve repair (TAVR), a minimally invasive heart procedure.

We are dedicated providing the highest level of coordinated care for patients with heart disease. We offer the most advanced procedures for conditions such as aortic diseases, coronary artery disease, heart arrhythmias, heart failure and heart valve disease. Whether minimally invasive or open-heart, our heart surgeons perform a wide variety of procedures, including:

  • ASD/VSD/PFO closure
  • Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)
  • Diagnostic cardiac catheterization
  • Heart ablation surgery
  • Left atrial appendage closure (LAAC)
  • Pacemakers and automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillators
  • Surgical valve repair and replacement
  • Transcatheter aortic valve repair (TAVR)
  • Transcatheter mitral valve repair (TMVr)

If you are looking for heart care, we invite you to learn more about our cardiology services or find a cardiac surgeon in Houston's Bay Area.