Texas Heart Institute

Texas Heart Institute


The mission of the Texas Heart Institute is to reduce the devastating toll of cardiovascular disease through innovative programs in research, education and improved patient care.

Texas Heart Institute is a nonprofit organization founded by Dr. Denton A. Cooley in 1962. Its location in and affiliations with St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital and Texas Children's Hospital assured that all age groups would be treated and freed the Institute of the burden of financing a health care facility.

Houston Hearts BBC Documentary

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Browse the Texas Heart Institute Collections:

Coronary Artery Anomalies

Historical A/V, 1953-1993