Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Methodist J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center - Houston, TX

Dr. Scott Scheinin

Dr. Scott Scheinin

Scott Scheinin, M.D.

Director, Organ Procurement, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Clinical Expertise

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Surgery - Vascular


  • Baylor College of Medicine-Houston, TX

Dr. Scott Scheinin's Biography

Dr. Scott Scheinin, heart transplant surgeon at the Methodist Transplant Center for more than 15 years, is board-certified in both Surgery and Thoracic Surgery. He attended Baylor College of Medicine where he completed his residency in General Surgery. He subsequentlycompleted a fellowship in Cardiac Transplantation & Mechanical Circulatory Support and his residency in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at the Texas Heart Institute.

Dr. Scheinin is an active member of the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, and trained under famed heart surgeon Dr. George Noon, Dr. Michael DeBakey's surgical partner and a cofounder of the Methodist Transplant Center.

Dr. Scheinin's professional interests include heart, lung, and heart/lung transplantation, bloodless cardiovascular surgery, high risk coronary artery bypass surgery and arrhythmia surgery.