The Institute

The Texas Heart Institute will forge a better future for those with cardiovascular disease through an unwavering commitment to global leadership in patient care, pioneering innovation, and unparalleled training. Our mission is to deliver the future of cardiovascular health through exceptional patient care, discovery, and a commitment to learning.

The Next First Will Happen Here.

Texas Heart Institute (THI), founded by world-renowned cardiovascular surgeon Dr. Denton A. Cooley in 1962, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to delivering the future of cardiovascular health through exceptional patient care, discovery, and a commitment to learning.

About

The Texas Heart Institute is forging a better future for those with cardiovascular disease through an unwavering commitment to global leadership in patient care, pioneering innovation, and unparalleled training.

 

Our People

Our team of physicians, researchers, educators, administrators and specialists are dedicated to our endless pursuit of discovery. Meet the people who will make The Next First happen here.

Wallace D. Wilson Museum

The Wallace D. Wilson Museum is a collection of art, devices, information and other objects that tell the story of Texas Heart Institute’s history and a long legacy of firsts in cardiovascular discovery and care.

Giving

Our progress would not be possible without the confidence, commitment and support of our donor community. Learn more about ways you can give to the Institute.