Department of Cardiology

Houston Methodist's Department of Cardiology is world-renowned in cardiovascular care and research and has been recognized for its contributions to advances in the practice of cardiology. Consistently ranked in U.S.News & World Report, Houston Methodist Hospital has made significant contributions to changing the way cardiology is practiced today.

Led by Dr. Miguel Quinones, the department is made up of prominent physicians who are internationally recognized for their contributions to patient care and educational services, as well as for the development of new treatments and interventions. The faculty at Houston Methodist includes thought leaders and pioneers in several subspecialties that comprise noninvasive, invasive, diagnostic and therapeutic means of responding to heart problems. There are more than 110 board-certified physicians in the department, providing expertise in every aspect of cardiac care ranging from angiography, echocardiography and heart transplantation to advanced clinical research for cardiac rehabilitation, heart failure and preventive cardiology.
Department Chair

Miguel A. Quiñones, M.D., MACC is Professor of Cardiology and Chair of the Department of Cardiology at Houston Methodist.


The faculty for our Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship program include past-presidents of the American College of Cardiology, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology and American Society of Echocardiography. Learn More>>


Department of Cardiology
Houston Methodist
6565 Fannin St.
Houston, TX 77030

Featured Faculty 

William A. Zoghbi, MD and co-authors from the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and US Department of Health & Human Services have published clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) for cardiovascular disease and comorbid conditions.