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Call the Heart Information Center at 1-800-292-2221..The Heart Information Center has provided reliable information about cardiovascular disease and associated risk factors to thousands of callers from across the United States. If you need information about keeping your heart healthy you may contact us by

Phone: 1-800-292-2221 (Outside the United States, call 1-832-355-6536.)

E-mail: Heart Information Center

Para información en español llame al telefone 1-800-292-2221 o 1-832-355-6536.

Visit the Heart Information Center

The Heart Information Center is located on the first floor of the Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital—The Denton A. Cooley Building (6770 Bertner, in the Houston Texas Medical Center). Click here for a floor plan (PDF). Learn about the building.

The Heart Information Center is generally open Monday—Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The Heart Information Center is a place where patients, families, and visitors are welcome to explore information about heart health and the prevention and treatment of heart disease. In addition to educating physicians and researchers, the Texas Heart Institute is committed to educating children and adults about the effects of heart disease and the need for heart disease prevention. The Center has up-to-date reference materials, expanded audiovisual capabilities, and Internet-linked computers for searches.

The staff and trained volunteers can provide personal assistance as well as answer questions through a toll-free phone information service and respond to e-mail inquiries. Community outreach efforts include health fairs, a speaker's bureau, and seminars.

In an effort to provide heart-information resources for the Hispanic population, the Heart Information Center's ongoing goal is to increase the amount of Spanish-language information available in the Center and on the website.

Updated September 2012

If you need information about keeping your heart healthy, e-mail the
Heart Information Center or call 1-800-292-2221.
 (Outside the U.S., call 1-832-355-6536.)

Texas Heart Institute Heart Information Center
Through this community outreach program, staff members of the Texas Heart Institute (THI) provide educational information related to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cardiovascular disease. It is not the intention of THI to provide specific medical advice, but rather to provide users with information to better understand their health and their diagnosed disorders. Specific medical advice will not be provided and THI urges you to visit a qualified physician for diagnosis and for answers to your questions.
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