Call our Patient Transfer Center at
214.820.6444from anywhere in the DFW Metroplex for patients presenting with
acute aortic dissections and other thoracic aortic emergencies.
The Aortic Center is one of the few of its kind in Texas. Under the medical direction of leading cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons, the center offers referring physicians and their patients valuable expertise in the area of thoracic aortic diagnosis and treatment.
Referring physicians have the opportunity to send patients for clinical evaluation of various aortic symptoms, including possible recommended therapy for:
Until recently, aortic disease was diagnosed only after an emergency occurred, with limited treatment options. Using advanced technology and innovative imaging techniques, the disease can now be detected earlier in the disease process, allowing for:
The Aortic Center works in conjunction with Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano to provide surgical intervention for aortic cases.
Thoracic Aortic Emergent Patient Transfer | For patients presenting with acute aortic dissections and other thoracic aortic emergencies,
call our Patient Transfer Center at 214.820.6444 from anywhere across the DFW Metroplex and beyond.
The team of surgeons on our medical staff, along with our nursing staff, will go into immediate action to transport the patient to either Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano or Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.
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Physicians are members of the medical staff at one of Baylor Health Care System's subsidiary, community or affiliated medical centers and are neither employees nor agents of those medical centers, Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano or Baylor Health Care System.