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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the country, killing more than half a million people every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. UTHealth cardiologists are stepping up to the challenge by offering a wide range of clinical trials and innovative patient care including interventional procedures in the operating room, education about creating a healthy lifestyle and heart screenings for young athletes. Partnering with the Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute and Harris Health System Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital, UTHealth cardiologists bring the best of cutting-edge care to their patients.

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26th annual Preventive Cardiology Forum set for Feb. 6 at UTHealth

“How to Control Cardiovascular Risk Factors to Improve Survival” will be the theme of the 26th annual Preventive Cardiology Forum of McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).

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UTHealth experts present clinical information, research at AHA conference

Congenital heart disease, genes involved in thoracic aortic disease and virtual models of mitral valves are among the topics that experts from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School are presenting in conferences, exhibits and posters at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2015 in Orlando, Florida.

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UT Physicians at The Heights now open

UT Physicians, the medical practice of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, has opened its newest health center, UT Physicians at The Heights, at 925 N. Shepherd.

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