Dr. Robert Card, MD

Dr. Robert Card, MD

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69 y/o
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Dr. Robert Card, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

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Top Care Areas

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Chest Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Card "As a cardiologist, I believe in accurately disgnosing and treating cardiovascular diseases as well as promoting life style changes that will be advantageous for preventing cardiovascular diseases. Treating patients and their health problems in a caring manner is a mutual trust in which the doctor listens to his patients and present all possible treatment modalities and give his best recommendation."

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
53

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Angiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Angiograms
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Stress Test
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Rice U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital-Utsw
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital-Utsw
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • St. Lukes Episcopal Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Card has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Card's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Card to family and friends
4.8
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Card's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Houston, TX |
It was a pleasant medical visit.
Thank you for the positive feedback! We appreciate the kind words.
in Houston, TX |
Trust him to provide me the best of care. He listens to my concerns about my heart.
in Houston, TX |
Dr Robert Card has been taking care of our family for over thirty years. He is a wonderful physician and our family would recommend his expertise to anyone in need of a cardiologist. He has a great bed side manner and is very thorough. If you have any heart problems, be sure to make an appointment to see him.
in Houston, TX |
Dr. Card is very knowledgeable and professional . He is concerned about overall health and well being; as well as encourages good eating habits and exercise. He readily answers any questions and concerns I have. I would highly recommend him for any cardiac needs.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Card accepts 29 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Card has admitting privileges

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
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Bayshore Medical Center
4000 Spencer Hwy
Pasadena, TX 77504
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