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Eyal Porat

Eyal E. Porat, M.D.

Houston Heart
1200 Binz
Suite 900
Houston, TX  77004
United States
1 713-522-0220
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


1984-1989: Medical School - Ben Gurion University, Be'er Sheva, Israel
1989-1990: Rotating Internship - Sheba Medical Center, Israel
1991-1998: Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency - Carmel Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
1997-1997: Clinical Research VU Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1998-2000: Attending Surgeon, Dept of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Carmel Med Center, Haifa, Israel
2000-2001: Advanced Aortic Surgery Fellowship - Dep of Cardiothoracic & vascular Surgery, UT Huston, TX
2001-2006: Assistant Professor, Dep of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, UT Houston, TX
2002-2006: Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery and Robotics Program, UT Houston, TX
2002-2006: Director - Memorial Hermann Institute for cardiovascular Research and Robotics Technology
2006-2012 Chairman, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
2012-Current: Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic and vascular Surgery, UT Houston, TX

Other Interests

Trans-Catheter Aortic valve Replacement (TAVR).
Aortic Surgery.
Total Arterial coronary artery Bypass Surgery
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery.
Adult congenital cardiac surgery.

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Vascular
  • Aorta
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Cardiac
  • Professional Affairs
  • Adult congenital procedures
  • Coronary disease
  • Education
  • Extracorporeal circulation
  • Great vessels
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Valve disease
  • Transcatheter