George Younis, MD

Dr. George Younis was born and raised in Houston, TX. After completing undergraduate education at Brown University, he attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas. He completed internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston and served an additional year as Chief Resident. He then returned home to Houston for training in cardiology at Baylor/St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, where he subsequently trained an additional year for further specialization in Interventional Cardiology. Show full bio

Dr. Younis is the Associate Program Director of the Texas Heart Institute Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center.

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Texas Heart Institute Positions

  • Associate Program Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship
  • Teaching Staff, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
  • Editorial Consultant, Texas Heart Institute Journal


  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology


  • Undergraduate:

    Brown University

  • Medical School:

    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

  • Internship:

    Tufts Medical Center

  • Residency:

    Tufts Medical Center

  • Fellowships:

    Baylor College of Medicine
    Texas Heart Institute


  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Honors, Awards and Memberships

  • Cardiac Society, Texas Heart Institute
  • Robert Hall Teaching Award (2015)
  • American College of Cardiology


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