Healthcare: Cardiovascular Medicine

Services and Diagnostic Procedures of the Heart


Baylor Medicine physicians have multiple areas of expertise, including areas of general cardiology, preventive cardiology, interventional cardiology, structural heart disease, heart failure, and cardiac transplantation, electrophysiology and genetic heart disorders.

A few of the services and diagnostic procedures performed by specialists at Baylor Medicine and Hall-Garcia Cardiology Associates are listed below.

  • Angioplasty and stenting
  • Aortic endovascular aneurysm repair
  • Cardiac catheterization and coronary angiography
  • Cardiac resynchronization
  • Carotid angiography and intervention
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiograph (EKG) tests
  • Electrophysiologic study and radiofrequency ablation
  • Laboratory tests
  • LARIAT procedure
  • Laser lead extraction
  • Non-invasive tests of heart rhythms (Holter monitors, event recorders)
  • Nuclear imaging
  • Pacemakers and defibrillators
  • Peripheral intervention
  • Radiographic tests
  • Stress testing and non-invasive cardiac risk stratification
  • Transcatheter aortic valve implantation