Cardiac Catheterization and Stenting Care Center in Houston

Dr. Annie Varughese Cardiology Doctor in Houston attended the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia and subsequently completed her residency in Internal Medicine as well as Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston. Dr. Annie Varughese Houston Cardiologist pursued further training in Interventional Cardiology at The Texas Heart Institute/Baylor College of Medicine and now has been in private practice in the Northwest Houston and Woodlands area for the past 20 years.

Advance Lipid Test in Houston: Advanced lipid testing can identify additional risk factors of coronary heart disease that standard blood-cholesterol tests typically do not. Advanced Lipid Testing can diagnose early diabetes, insulin resistance if you have a tendency towards clotting or if you are genetically prone to having a heart attack. We analyze your blood test results in combination with your family history, lifestyle, medications and existing clinical factors.

Our Heart Clinic in Houston providing services like:

  • Weight Loss Therapy Services
  • Holter/Event Monitor Services
  • Tilt Table Test to diagnose dysautonomia or syncope
  • EKG Echocardiogram to image two-dimensional slices of the heart
  • Echocardiography to see the inside of one’s heart and see how it’s beating and pumping blood
  • PFO & ASD closure to see blood flow between the left and right atria via the interatrial septum
  • Transesophageal echo test in the presence of a cardiologist, registered nurse, and ultrasound technician
  • Cardiac stress echo test done with heart stimulation to examine the symptoms and blood pressure response
  • Nuclear stress test to measure the heart’s ability to respond to external stress in a controlled clinical environment
  • Peripheral angiography and stenting services to identify vessel narrowing in patients with leg claudicating or cramps
  • Carotid Stenting services an endovascular, catheter-based procedure which unblocks narrowing of the carotid artery lumen to prevent a stroke
  • Cardiac MRI/coronary CTA medical imaging technology for the non-invasive assessment of the function and structure of the cardiovascular system
  • Carotid Ultrasound Test to reveal structural details of the carotid arteries, so as to look for blood clots, atherosclerotic plaque buildup, and other blood flow problems
  • External Counter Pulsation Therapy a procedure performed on individuals with angina or heart failure or cardiomyopathy in order to diminish their symptoms ischemia, improve functional capacity and quality of life
  • Cardiac Catheterization and Stenting Services a minimally invasive procedure to access the coronary circulation and blood filled chambers of the heart using a catheter. It is performed for both diagnostic and interventional purposes

Advanced Cardiovascular Care Center

800 Peakwood Drive, Suite 8C, Houston, TX 77090

Phone: 281-866-7701

Fax: 281-866-7705

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