Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital has the medical expertise and the advanced technology to provide fast, accurate diagnosis of coronary artery blockages, close to home.

Award-winning, innovative care at Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital includes a cardiac catheterization suite and accredited chest pain center. Board-certified diagnostic, interventional, and electro-physiology cardiologists affiliated with Memorial Hermann Sugar Land work with a dedicated staff of caregivers to offer prevention, diagnostic treatment, and interventional procedures for a spectrum of heart-related conditions.

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land

Integrated Cardiac Catheterization Labs

Our integrated cardiac catheterization labs let patients know if they have heart disease that needs specialized treatment. Cardiologists and staff benefit from its streamlined data, easy access to precise relevant images and information and exceptional diagnostic and therapeutic imaging tools. And, your physician will have the capability to view these images from anywhere in the world.

Comprehensive Cardiac Care at Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute-Southwest

Our program includes noninvasive cardiology and peripheral invasive cardiology. If a higher level of care is needed, working together with a team of dedicated cardiologists, Memorial Hermann Sugar Land and the Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute-Southwest provide comprehensive cardiac care to Sugar Land.

Accredited Chest Pain Center

Accredited Chest Pain Center MedallionWhen chest pain is the symptom and a heart attack is a possibility, speed, teamwork, training and expertise can make all the difference in the outcome. When a heart attack strikes, time is muscle. The faster cardiac patients are treated, the more promising their prospects for long-term quality of life.

Our Chest Pain Center assesses and treats all categories of chest pain patients, from low-risk to serious heart attacks.

Heart Imaging & Diagnostics

All chest pain patients are tested for a heart attack within 10 minutes of arrival to our Emergency Department. Tests and procedures available include:

  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardioversion
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)
  • CT (128-slice)
  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA)
  • Peripheral Vascular Ultrasound
  • Tilt Table Test
  • Pacemaker
  • IVC Filter Placement
  • Peripheral Angiograms
  • Revascularization of Lower Extremities
  • Dialysis Access Surgery
  • Surgery for Varicose Veins
  • Transesophageal Echocardiogram
  • Treadmill and Chemical Stress Test
  • Nuclear Medicine Studies

Heart Services


Interventional Cardiology

  • Congestive Heart Failure Evaluation Catheterization Studies
  • Coronary Angioplasty, including Balloon and Stent Placement
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Coronary Thrombectomy
  • Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization
  • Intra-aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) Placement
  • Revasculatization of Lower Extremities

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About Our Medical Director

Southeast Medical Director Cesar Nahas MDCesar Nahas, MD, FACS
Associate Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Medical Director, Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital Cardiac Surgery Program

Dr. Nahas specializes in cardiovascular surgery and received his medical degree at St. Joseph University in Beirut, Lebanon in 1983. He completed his training in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery at Baylor College of Medicine with Dr. Michael DeBakey. Prior to his current position, Dr. Nahas was a full time faculty member at Baylor College of Medicine, and was chief of the cardiac surgery at the Houston VA Hospital. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, The International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery, and the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association. He has developed expertise in off-pump coronary artery bypass and mitral valve repair.

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If you have questions regarding the Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute, our cardiologists, or treatment facilities, please use our contact form below or call (713) 222-2273 for more information.


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