Heart Hospital of Austin

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Top 1% in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery, coronary interventional procedures, heart attack treatment, heart failure treatment, and heart valve surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes during and after childbirth and in surgeries that treat diseases and conditions of the female reproductive system

Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Data Source

Providers

Provider Reviews

KM May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Fortes

C May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

I always appreciate my visit with Dr. Bhatt. His sincere concern and thorough examination give me a great feeling of confidence and good health. I am fortunate to have him as my cardiologist.

Mel Schmidt May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatt

Excellent doctor. Listens, understands, is practical and down-to-earth, and I would recommend him to anyone.

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

Dr. Willis was great! He is very experienced and you can tell he knows what he is doing. He is a very nice guy and has been amazing to me for multiple procedures.

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Willis

Dr. David Abrams at Austin Heart has been my cardiologist for almost 20 years and has treated me thru numerous heart issues. Always patient and thorough. I highly recommend him and Austin Heart.

Ron Dodd May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Abrams

Visits are very professional but with a feeling of friendliness. I couldn't ask for a better care giver.

Pete May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kessler

Five star visit. Everyone did a great job getting me ready for surgery.

Nadine Lightsey May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

Dr. Bhatt is an excellent doctor. He has treated my 95 yr. old mother for congestive heart failure for the last three years. He is caring and attentive. He always listens to my input and gives her the best of care. Thank you.

Helen Kouri May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatt

Patrick O'Neil May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

ICD Patient May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Coffeen

NHH May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Conner

Installed a dual pacemaker on May 8th, 2020. The procedure went well with no complications. I have also had a phone conference call that proved to be very fruitful and productive.

Albert Travis White May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Kessler

Dr. Risinger was very thorough and answered all my questions clearly. He took the time to explain my diagnosis and I left feeling confident that I was getting top-notch treatment.

J Hopper May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

I have been a patient of Dr Pagley since 2017, and I am extremely fortunate to have him as my cardiologist. He is very personable, never rushed, always answers any questions, and his PA, Christina, is a treasure.

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pagley

Clifford Wells May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Zidar

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

Dr. Burket brings outstanding credentials to his particular practice of health care. As appreciated (and important) are his clarity of communication, immediate response when we had areas of concern, and caring attitude.

Frank & Kathy Johnston May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Burket

Dr. Foteh performed an emergent aneurism repair and discovered another, which he will also address. Excellent communicator. Excellent bedside manner. One of the finest physicians/vascular surgeons I have ever had.

F. Martinez Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Foteh

Wonderful like always. Never disappointed when I see him. Never rushes , always answers any questions. Very pleased with my care.

Elsie Leverett Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

V Lemens Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

Dr Picone took the time to answer my questions and make me feel comfortable with the choices for my care.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Picone

He was on time, did not have to wait for my appointment. He was compassionate about my situtation and wonderful with follow up. I would highly recommend Dr. Morris.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

Skilled surgeon with an engaging personality. My husband is alive today because of his expertise.

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Boone

Excellent and professional procedure.

Michael l Widmer Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Whitehill

Fantastic !! He is helping my husband.

Apr 04 2020

Review for Dr. Turley

June E Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Foteh

Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Burket

Lisa Booker Mar 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mares

Dr. Wang makes me feel like family. He is kind, attentive and a very good listener. I never feel like he is in a hurry to get out the door. I wish all my doctors were just like him. My husband is also his patient and actually likes going to see Dr. Wang.

Eva Russell Mar 25 2020

Review for Dr. Wang

Easy to talk with and listened to my concerns. Nice guy.

Rick Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

I was very satisfied with Dr. McCollough. He explained everything with me and answered all my questions.I was going to another doctor that never told was going on with my heart, Dr. McCollough showed me on the past and present.

Robert Mitchel Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. McCollough

Dr. Wetherhold is really exceptional. I’ve been seeing her for years regarding my cardio problem. If she were not so good, I’m sure I would have found a doctor in Kyle, but it’s worth driving into Austin to see someone that I really trust.

Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Wetherold

Grateful at 86 Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Abrams

Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Goswami

Dr. Wang was great. He answered all of my questions and was very easy to talk to. Dr. Wang was very responsive. When I needed my bi-pap machine adjusted he and his team helped me get it adjusted without me needing to come in again. The whole team was very helpful.

Kristin Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Wang

Jackie was excellent!!!!!!! My visit was great!!! Very satisfied.

Patricia Fraser Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

W. R. Smith Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Kessler

Dr. Risinger is a "people" person. He listens to your concerns before suggesting a plan of action. I wish all my MDs were like that. I unhesitatingly recommend him and staff.

Richard Schoener Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

He helped me over the last 22 years after having a tumor removed from my heart. He has helped me to continue healthy choices. I rely on him whenever I need help with heart issues

Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

Dr Karha and his staff are kind, personable and professional all at the same time. I trust him completely and highly recommend him!

Helen P Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Karha

The wait time was short. The staff were attentive. Dr. Risinger and his nurse are excellent: Dr. Risinger listens patiently, answers questions thoughtfully and takes the time to explain everything.

Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

He will answer any questions you may ask regarding your heart. Very friendly!

Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Burket

Maxine Burns Mar 16 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

Dr. Pagley was very thorough and knowledgeable. I felt confident that I received the very best care possible.

Joan Lawson Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Pagley

Very caring knowledgeable understanding

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatt

James Cowan Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Kessler

Darilyn Selby Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Kureshi

Yo will be very happy if you choose Dr. Swett to look after your heart. He has been my doctor for many years and is thorough in choosing the right tests and medications.

Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

Dr. Bhatt is a lovely, gentle and thoroughly professional man. I trust his skill and judgment and would be happy to refer anyone to him.

Kate Clark Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatt

Dr. Mares saved my life. He is patient and thorough and I highly recommend him and his partner Dr. McCollough.

ssmith Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Mares

Dr. Gammon and PA Joanna are great. I feel they are always very direct and concerned about my heart health. I would highly recommend them if anyone who needs to monitor their heart health.

GWT Mar 08 2020

Review for Dr. Gammon

Dr. Risinger is an excellent doctor. I initially had anxiety regarding my heart after the installation of my pacemaker and I really appreciate his calm and reassuring manner. I am confident that I am in good hands.

James H. Mar 08 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

Dr Abrams has been my cardiologist for at least 15 years. He is thorough, easy to talk with by answering all my questions, and has provided me with the best of care throughout the years. I am still playing tennis thanks to his care.

Lana Horne Mar 08 2020

Review for Dr. Abrams

Mar 07 2020

Review for Dr. Coffeen

Dr Abrams is one of the best doctors I have ever used. He is very knowledgeable and explains his finding and recommendations in readily understandable terms. I recommend him highly.

Phil Spertus Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Abrams

Dr. Goswami is the best! He is extremely knowledgeable and professional. I would highly recommend him to anyone.

Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Goswami

he is very friendly und you can talk with him, he will listen, answers all the questions

Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. McCollough

EXCELLENT CARE FROM DR.PAGLEY AND HIS STAFF

Dewey D. Morris Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Pagley

Dr. Gallagher has been our cardiologist for over 4 years. He is thoughtful, respectful and very, very knowledgeable. He always makes us feel we are the only people he needs to see that day. We feel safe and well cared for when we see him.

Don Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Gallagher

Dr. Gallagher was very knowledgeable and professional. He was very patient and didn’t rush through the exam. I would definitely recommend Dr. Gallagher to friends and family looking for a Heart Specialist. His staff was very professional, caring and helpful as well.

Donna Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Gallagher

I have been seeing Dr Abrams for several years now. He came highly recommended and I find that many people I know in Austin are also his clients. I am very happy with him and his office staff.

Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Abrams

Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

Dennis Rehders Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. McCollough

Dr. R. Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Tschopp

Sandra Anna-John Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Zidar

Robert Novy Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

Dr Swett is very professional and very courteous and explains my condition the way I can understand it, he's the best.

Donald Gilbert Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

Always listens and gives good advice.

Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. McCollough

Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Wang

I have been a patient of Dr. Morris for a long time and appreciate him and his helping me thru some serious medical issues. He is a great doctor!

Steve Salemi Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

Jimmy Wilson Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

Good as always ??

Joyce Koncak Mar 01 2020

Review for Dr. Gammon

I have been going to Dr Kessler for over 18 years. His bed side manners are exemplary, communications are clear and he’s a good man! BEST DOCTOR EVER!!! Seriously!!!!

Vicki Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Kessler

Dr McMinn is a great doctor. He takes the time to address all of my concerns. I feel that he is really concerned about my health. He always asks if I have any other questions. I am confident in Dr. McMinn's care and am very thankful that he is also a kind and compassionate person.

patti Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. McMinn

I got there about 15 minutes early & was out of there by the time my appointment was supposed to be!

Mary Sisler Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wetherold

Thorough and caring.Felt at easy during my tests and follow up. I was extremely tense prior to my stress test but was at ease during with his frequent “You’re doing great” and progress as I went through the test. All staff made my time there less stressful. Highly recommend

Roberta J Collard Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Goswami

María Dallman Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

This office could not be more accommodating. My procedure was scheduled within 4 days of my first visit. Both Dr Whitehill and his entire staff were terrific.

Dennis Teague Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Whitehill

I have been seeing Dr. Gallagher f or several years and have found him and his nurse very thorough and helpful. He explains in terms I can understand and answers any questions I might have. If I should have any heart problems I would see him first.

Viola Luttrell Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Gallagher

Been seeing Dr. Swett for years..He has taken time to care for my needs. He is very matter of fact and I appreciate that. I would recommend his service to anyone.

Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

Procedure for varicose veins.

Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Selmon

He was very clear about my problems and very patient with my questions. He explained the testing that would be needed.

Linda Franks Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Risinger

Dr Goswami is very attentive to my needs and provides answers in a method I understand.

Arlene Penberg Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Goswami

He listens carefully to your situation and talks plainly and frankly, but gently.

Feb 24 2020

Review for Dr. Abrams

I really cannot adequately praise the care I've received from Dr. Wetherold. Over the past four years, I've never been made to feel anything less than feeling like I'm her only patient. I highly recommend her for your care and cardiac concerns.

EricD Feb 24 2020

Review for Dr. Wetherold

Dr Wang is always on time, willing to listen to your story and answers your questions. He goes over your tests and interprets the results.

B. Godlewski Feb 23 2020

Review for Dr. Wang

Dr. Burket is the excellent! He’s very knowledgeable, very caring and listens to my concerns. He doesn’t just listen he responds with the appropriate action when need be. He knows his stuff! And best of all. . . he prays with each patient before they leave his office.

Dorothy Stall Feb 23 2020

Review for Dr. Burket

Had my yearly visit with Dr. McCollough. I appreciated that he took the time to explain and go over my reports in detail.

Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. McCollough

Orion Knox Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Ekery

JD Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Karha

I enjoy seeing Dr. Kessler. He has a direct and on-point way of answering questions and let's me know just how I am doing.

MarkM Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Kessler

Dr. Swett , Very impressed, he listened and he explains my condition and improvement clearly. His personality is just a friendly and positive professional.

Douglas J. Kuhles Feb 18 2020

Review for Dr. Swett

Dr Abrams thorough and very professional. Highly recommend him and look forward to annual checkups.

Willam Feb 18 2020

Review for Dr. Abrams

I have been seeing Dr. Goswami for 2+ years. He has ALWAYS been very professional, courteous and thorough. He cares, he takes his time with me. Dr. G., along, with his staff, can't be beat.

M. Krieg Feb 17 2020

Review for Dr. Goswami

Anand Kruttiventi Feb 17 2020

Review for Dr. Goswami

Location

Heart Hospital of Austin

3801 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756