Methodist Hospital Metropolitan offers a full range of advanced treatment options, including open heart surgery, device implants and endovascular procedures to treat issues including heart failure. The hospital’s accredited catheterization lab has the volume to perform approximately 4000 Cardiac Cath Lab and Electrophysiology Lab procedures annually. Methodist Hospital Metropolitan is the only hospital in San Antonio, and only one of seven in Texas, to receive joint accreditation as a Heart Failure Hospital by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association.

To learn about cardiovascular care at Methodist Hospital Metropolitan, visit the Methodist Healthcare Cardiology page.

Cardiovascular conditions we treat

Methodist Hospital Metropolitan offers a full spectrum of diagnostic services and treatments for the following conditions:

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Cardiogenic shock with mechanical circulatory support
  • Endovascular aneurysm repair
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Arrhythmias
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Structural heart abnormalities
  • Valvular heart disease

Cardiovascular services we offer

We offer a comprehensive approach to cardiovascular care using innovative and advanced treatments, including:

  • 24/7 Emergency services for heart attack symptoms
  • Angioplasty and stenting
  • Aortic and mitral valve repair/replacement 
  • Atrial septal defect closure
  • Cardiac ablation for arrhythmia
  • Cardiovascular rehabilitation
  • Chronic Total Occlusions Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (CTO PCI): A non-surgical procedure used to place stents and open blood flow in patients suffering from chronic total occlusion (complete blockages)
  • Complete medical management for heart failure
  • Coronary artery bypass
  • Endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR)
  • Implantation of cardiac assist devices
  • Left atrial appendage occlusion 
  • Open heart surgery
  • Percutaneous coronary artery angioplasty/stenting
  • Permanent pacemaker and internal cardiac defibrillator implants
  • Robotic-assisted cardiothoracic surgery
  • Structural heart procedures
  • Surgical bypass
  • Valvuloplasty
  • Ventricular support device placement


We are proud to be an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the American College of Cardiology. This achievement recognizes our long-standing commitment to excellence in cardiovascular medicine.

  • Chest Pain Center
  • Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI
  • Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory

Cardiology at Methodist Healthcare

Cardiology is the medical treatment of the heart and parts of the circulatory system as they relate to the heart. Cardiologists specialize in diagnosing and treating conditions related to the cardiovascular system.

Learn about Cardiology