Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital (BHVH), where the 1st year fellows train for 12 months during fellowship performed 2,496 vascular cases in Fiscal Year 2021. This included 96 TCAR procedures making the hospital one of the top 10 in the United States for these types of procedures. Additionally, BHVH is connected to BUMC, which is among the top 10 heart transplant programs in the nation for volume having completed 68 heart transplants in FY21. The hospital was designated by U.S. News and World Report as a high performing hospital for heart failure and received the Platinum award for excellence in life support.
The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano (THHBP), where the 2nd year fellows train for 12 months during fellowship performed 1,185 vascular cases in Fiscal Year 2021. THHBP was recognized by U.S. News and World Report as a high performing hospital for heart bypass surgery, aortic valve surgery, aortic aneurysm repair and transcatheter aortic valve replacement along with being named as a Best Hospital for Cardiology and Heart Surgery in 2021-2022 and 2022-2023. The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano also was only one of two facilities in the US who successfully acquired the new "Vascular Verification" designation from the American College of Surgeons and the Society for Vascular Surgery in the recent pilot program set out by these societies for comprehensive vascular care.
We accept two fellows per academic year.