Dr. Kalim Habet Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Brownsville, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.


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(956) 465-1222

Dr. Habet Jr accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Habet Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Habet Jr treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Habet Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Habet Jr treats Hypertensive Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Habet Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Habet Jr treats Hypertension more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Habet Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Habet Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kalim Habet Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Brownsville, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Education

1997
Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1994
Rush Presbyn St Luke's Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Saint Francis Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Saint Francis Hospital
Internship Hospital
1988
Universidad Autonoma De Centro America
Medical School
1997
1994
1992
1990
1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Habet has been my doctor for many years and I trust him 110% to be honest with me and give me his best advice. I recommend him to all of my friends and people moving to this area. He is truly the best internist/cardiologist around. You won't find a better or nicer doctor anywhere.
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Staff always very professional with immediate attention to any and all questions. Dr. Habet in my opinion is the BEST doctor in town and that is with relation to any type of illness you may have concerns with. Very knowledgeable and up to speed on the latest medicine out there for his patients. If I could give him more than five stars I would in Heart Beat! I would without hesitation recommend Dr. Habet to anyone.
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I have been under his care for 8 years, He is an attentive, personable physician, competent in his profession and meticulous in his practice. He inspires confidence and trust.
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