B. Keith Ellis, MD

Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Congenital Cardiac Disease, Preventive Cardiology, Cardiac Imaging

Houston Methodist Cardiology Associates

Accepting New Patients

B. Keith Ellis, MD

Houston Methodist Cardiology Associates

About Me

Dr. Ellis is the Director of Cardiovascular Services and the Director of the Chest Pain Center at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital, and has been the Director of Nuclear Cardiology for Diagnostic Cardiology of Houston since 2009.

A recognized member of the American College of Cardiology Peripheral Vascular Disease Committee, Dr. Ellis has published a number of scientific manuscripts and book chapters on coronary artery disease, and valvular heart disease. Additionally, Dr. Ellis has presented his data at the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association national meetings. He is an editorial consultant for the American Journal of Cardiology and Catheterization and Cardiovascular Intervention.

Dr. Ellis is actively involved in clinical trials through the Houston Methodist Research Institute and is the principal investigator of on-going clinical trials at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital. Over the years, Dr. Ellis has won Male Physician of Excellence and Most Respectful awards at the Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Doctor's Day Ceremony.

Additional Interests/Special Procedures: Hypotension, Ischemic Heart Disease, Lipid Disorder, Mitral Valve Disease, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Myocardial Infarction, Non Invasive Cardiology, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Stents

Clinical Interests

  • Transradial Catheterization
  • Angiograms
  • Angioplasty
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Septum Defect
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Carotid Stenting
  • PFO/ASD Closures

Accepted Insurance Plans

AARP Medicare Complete
Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna International
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Aetna Meritain Health
Aetna Open Access
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna QPOS
Aetna Select
Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna Signature Administrators Allied Benefits
Aetna Signature Administrators CoreSource
Aetna Student Health
Aetna Workers' Comp
All Saver/United Healthcare
Beech Street PPO
Best Doctors International
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Traditional / Par Plan
Blue Edge
Blue Essentials
Blue Essentials Access
CARDIOVASCULAR CARE PROVIDERS
Care Improvement Plus Medicare Advantage
Cigna APWU
Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna EPO
Cigna Global Health Benefits (International)
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna Indemnity
Cigna LocalPlus / Vantage
Cigna NALC
Cigna Network
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna Open Access
Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Cigna Qualcare
Cigna Shared Administration OAP
Cigna Shared Administration PPO
Community Health Choice Marketplace
Coventry PPO
Crown International
Erickson Advantage
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
GeoBlue
HAA Preferred Partners (International)
HMO Blue
HealthSmart Accel PPO
HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart Payors Organization
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service
Humana Military TRICARE-South Region
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana TRS-Care Medicare Advantage PPO Plan
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
HumanaNatl POS Open Access
Imagine Health ABC Home
Imagine Health CVS Health
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Interplan Health Group
MEDICAID EFF DATE FORT BEND: INDVL
MEDICAID EFF DATE HARRIS: INDVL
MEDICARE ADVANTAGE : COVENTRY/FIRST HEALTH ADVANTRA
Medicare
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
Olympus Managed Care (International)
PHCS Healthy Directions
PHCS PPO
SmartCare PNM Resources
TexanPlus Medicare Advantage
Three Rivers Provider Network
UHC Medicare Chronic Complete
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
UMR
US Family Health Plan
USA Managed Care PPO
United Health Integrated Services
United Healthcare Dual Complete
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Nexus ACO
United Healthcare Plan of the River Valley
UnitedHealthOne
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Core
UnitedHealthcare Core Plus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare Golden Rule
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare Navigate
UnitedHealthcare Navigate Plus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare Oxford
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS
UnitedHealthcare Student Resources
UnitedHealthcare West

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiovascular Diseases, Echocardiography and Interventional Cardiology | American Board of Internal Medicine
MEDICAL SCHOOL
Washington University School of Medicine | 1996
INTERNSHIP
Tulane University School of Medicine | 1997
RESIDENCY
Tulane University School of Medicine | 1998
FELLOWSHIP
Cardiovascular Disease-Cleveland , OH | 2003
Interventional Cardiology-Houston,TX | 2004
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital