An established leader in the treatment of heart failure, the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center is fostering new therapies designed to reduce mortality and improve the quality of life for our heart failure patients. Our surgeons and cardiologists are among the most respected in their field, and should a heart transplant or left ventricular assist device (LVAD) be needed, our partnership with the Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center offers world-class treatment throughout the transplant process.
Nearly 5 million Americans are living with a diagnosis of heart failure, the cause of 300,000 deaths annually.1 Fortunately, when you understand the causes and symptoms of heart failure, it can be caught early and treated successfully. Please follow the links below to learn more.
- What Is Heart Failure?
- Causes of Heart Failure
- Symptoms of Heart Failure
- How Heart Failure Is Diagnosed
- Treatment for Heart Failure
- End-Stage Heart Failure
- After You're Discharged
- Heart Failure Resources
- Heart Failure FAQ
For more information about heart failure treatment at the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center or to make an appointment, please call us at 713-DEBAKEY (713-332-2539) or complete our online contact us form.