Dr. Edward Baptista, MD

Dr. Edward Baptista, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 51

Accepting new patients

Dr. Edward Baptista, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Houston, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood and Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Baptista to book an appointment.

Office Hours

6400 Fannin St Ste 2210b Houston, TX 77030

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8 am
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5 pm

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8 am
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5 pm

Wed

8 am
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5 pm

Thu

8 am
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5 pm

Fri

8 am
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5 pm

Sat

Office
closed
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Locations

Vital Heart & Vein

VITAL Heart & Vein- Texas Medical Center6400 Fannin St Ste 2210b Houston, TX 77030
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Vital Heart & Vein

Humble18450 Highway 59 N Ste 200 Humble, TX 77338
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Baptista's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Baptista

4.9

Based on 53 ratings

5 Stars
96.22641509433963%
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4 Stars
1.8867924528301887%
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3 Stars
1.8867924528301887%
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What went well
  • Explained conditions well (50)
  • Listened & answered questions (49)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (48)
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly (1)
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He is so good at explaining everything to you and the office is great. In a great location and I have never had to wait on the appointment..
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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May 04, 2021
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I received 5 star treatment from Dr Baptista.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Barbara vancuren – Feb 26, 2021
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I’ve been going to Dr. Baptista for almost 12 years. During that time, I have always felt that Dr. Baptista was looking out for my best interests. I would heartily recommend him to anyone in need of a cardiologist.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Feb 25, 2021
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Very short wait. Dr Baptista very good about explaining test results and treatment.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Feb 07, 2021
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The office is very clean and safe. The staff are exceptionally friendly, professional and caring. Dr. Batista has a great relationship with patients. He listens very well and cares.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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P. Randolph – Feb 05, 2021
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Very good
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Larry E. Hooper – Jan 21, 2021
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Very thorough when explaining condition and treatment plan. Always willing to listen to the patients concerns related to one's health issue.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jan 20, 2021
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My husband and I have been patients of Dr. Baptista for years. We both just love him. He is always friendly, professional and thorough. He takes time to talk with you. Highly recommend!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Carol – Jan 17, 2021
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Was able to get right in to see him and had my needed med by the end of the day.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
No results
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Phyllis Sanders – Dec 24, 2020
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It was wonderful as usual. The nurse, front office desk (scheduler) all are great folks and wonderful to be around.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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David Lambrix – Dec 22, 2020
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Dr Babista is both professional and kind. Great qualities I a doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Joanne Jacobson – Dec 09, 2020
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Precise and speaks in terms you can understand.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Billy J Eckles – Nov 25, 2020
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The doctor is very knowledgeable and listens well. The staff is so kind and helpful.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Kimberly – Nov 24, 2020
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Dr Baptista and his team provide excellent health care. He is a courteous person and provides effective treatment and advice. I recommend him to my family and friends.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Juan Pietri – Nov 24, 2020
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Very nice location. Tha Services here hare fast and effecent. Staff is always friendly and caring.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Dr. Baptista and his staff are extremely courteous and professional. I recommend him to my family and friends on a regular basis.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Tom Sammon – Oct 27, 2020
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Been seeing him for several years. Great doctor. Only complaint is scheduling of tests, but that has nothing to do with Dr. Baptista
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Oct 27, 2020
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It’s great to be seen by a Dr. & his staff who make your Wellness the main priority. Thank You! May God continue to bless you’ll.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Terry – Oct 13, 2020
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Everything!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Sep 10, 2020
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Dr Baptista is attentive and addresses your concerns. Office staff is helpful and friendly,
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Background

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Baptista's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baptista treats Hypertensive Heart Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Baptista treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baptista performs Electrocardiogram (EKG) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Baptista performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Baptista treats Heart Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Baptista treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Baptista's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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Dr. Baptista accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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Preferred PPO
Humana Health Plan of Texas
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

About Me

Biography

Telehealth Services Provided.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

University Tx Med School At Houston
Residency Hospital
1996
University of Texas-Houston Medical School
Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Filipino
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Edward Baptista, MD?

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What are Dr. Edward Baptista, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Baptista frequently treats Hypertensive Heart Disease, Electrocardiogram (EKG), and Heart Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Baptista treats.

Where is Dr. Edward Baptista, MD's office located?

Dr. Baptista's office is located at 6400 Fannin St Ste 2210b, Houston, TX 77030. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Edward Baptista, MD speak?

Dr. Baptista speaks Spanish, Tagalog, and Arabic. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Edward Baptista, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Baptista has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Baptista is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

HCA Houston Healthcare Kingwood

Kingwood, TX

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital

Humble, TX

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)