a staff member of the renowned Texas Heart Institute,
David A. Ott, M.D. is one of the world's most experienced heart
surgeons, having performed over 20,000 heart and vascular procedures.
His reputation for technical expertise is recognized nationally
and internationally and he is known for his intrepid approach
to the most difficult problems.
In addition, Dr. Ott has received numerous
awards attesting to his reputation for personalized, compassionate
care and honest, thorough discussion of specific surgical
problems with his patients so that they can make an informed
Dr. Ott has special expertise in the field of coronary
artery bypass and valve repair and replacement surgery,
having perhaps the world's most combined experience in these
fields. Additionally, he has vast experience in treating aneurysms,
carotid artery blockages and blocked arteries in the
peripheral vascular system.