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Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Methodist Aortic Network

The aorta is the body's largest artery, a vital pathway for all oxygenated blood coming from the heart.

Dr. Alan Lumsden
Methodist Aortic Network

When an aortic problem arises, you need prompt, patient-focused care from a team of experts with years of experience treating problems specific to the aorta, including:

Methodist Aortic Network was created to meet the specialized needs of patients living with complex aortic conditions. Our multidisciplinary network team encompasses cardiologists, surgeons, nurse practitioners, and other professionals with specialized expertise in treating problems of the aorta. From open surgery to minimally invasive procedures to innovative approaches such as trans-catheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), our team has the technology and the expertise to develop a treatment program tailored to your individual needs.

Our team will develop a customized plan of treatment specific to your condition and devote our expertise and resources to helping you recover.

Aortic Care Close to Home

At the Methodist Aortic Network, we have developed a multidisciplinary team of specialists who are experts in the treatment of aortic disease. While the majority of aortic surgery is performed at our Texas Medical Center (TMC) location, many of our locations within Houston Methodist are equipped and ready for clinical consultations, aortic imaging and low-risk aortic procedures. Regardless of the aortic condition, you can count on the Methodist Aortic Network physicians for prompt, state-of the-art care in the optimal location.

For more information about the Methodist Aortic Network or to schedule an appointment, please call 713-441-5200 or complete our online contact us form.