About Austin Heart
Austin Heart has been providing superior, patient-centered cardiac and vascular care since 1994. As the largest provider of cardiac and vascular services in Central Texas, with 12 full-time office locations and 19 outreach clinics. From San Marcos to Harker Heights, and La Grange to Fredericksburg, Austin Heart provides exceptional, compassionate care to our patients.
Austin Heart is part of the HCA family and is affiliated with St. David’s HealthCare, one of four organizations in the nation that was recently awarded the prestigious 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award for performance excellence.
Austin Heart physicians founded the Heart Hospital of Austin in 1998. Austin Heart is a separate organization of 45 cardiologists in a group practice. The Heart Hospital of Austin and the group practice, Austin Heart, became part of the St. David’s partnership in 2010. By focusing only on cardiovascular disease, the Heart Hospital of Austin achieves better outcomes and provides advanced treatment options in a patient-centered environment. In 2010, the Heart Hospital of Austin was rated the No. 1 hospital in the state of Texas for overall cardiology services by HealthGrades, the nation’s leading independent provider of hospital ratings.
One of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include more than 250 hospitals and freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom.