St. David's HealthCare

St. David's HealthCare is one of the largest health systems in Texas and Austin's
third-largest private employer, with more than 60 sites throughout Central Texas,
including seven hospitals, four urgent care centers, four ambulatory surgery centers,
and two freestanding emergency departments, with a third set to open in Bastrop this summer.

St. David's HealthCare has a long history of serving the residents of Central Texas
with exceptional medical care. Our 7,500 employees touch over 858,000 lives each
year with a spirit of warmth, friendliness and personal pride.

Visit our main website at
St. David's Medical Center (512) 476-7111
St. David's North Austin (512) 901-1000
St. David's South Austin (512) 447-2211
St. David's Round Rock (512) 341-1000
St. David's Georgetown (512) 943-3000
St. David's Rehabilitation (512) 544-5100
Heart Hospital of Austin (512) 407-7000

Cardiac Catheterization

Heart Hospital of Austin is home to three state-of-the-art catheterization labs helping physicians diagnose and treat cardiovascular disease. One lab is specifically dedicated to the diagnosis of vascular disease, which includes the carotid arteries, renal arteries, aorta and the vessels of the legs.

All of our labs feature Phillips equipment, which is known throughout the healthcare industry for its outstanding image quality and lower X-ray radiation dose to both the patient and staff.

Some of the procedures performed in the catheterization labs include:

  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Angio-jet and TEC (Thrombectomy Procedures)
  • PTCA - percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (balloon)
  • PTCRA - percutaneous transluminal coronary rotational atherectomy (rotoblade)
  • DCA - directional coronary atherectomy
  • PTA - percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (balloon on peripheral vessels, renals, etc.)
  • Stents - both coronary and peripheral
  • Thrombolytic Therapy (TPA, urokinase)
  • Intravascular Ultrasound
  • Myocardial Biopsy
  • Shunt and Fistulagrams
  • Renal Angiography
  • Peripheral Angiography
  • Diagnostic Coronary Angiography
  • Carotid and Cerebral Angiography
  • Pulmonary Angiography
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Renal Denervation
HealthGrades 2012

Thomas Reuters 50 Top Cardio Hospitals 2013

Awards & Recognition

Heart Hospital of Austin named Top Cardiovascular Hospital in the nation for the 7th year by Truven Health Analytics


Heart Hospital of Austin named among the Top 5% of hospitals in U.S. for clinical excellence by HealthGrades


Heart Hospital of Austin ranked as the #1 Cardiac Program in Texas for six consecutive years by HealthGrades


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