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Eric Eichhorn, MD, FACC

Interventional Cardiology

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Dallas Cardiovascular Specialists

7777 Forest Ln, Suite C-339
Dallas, TX 75230

About Eric Eichhorn

Eric Eichhorn, MD, is an interventional cardiologist at Medical City Dallas and at Baylor Regional Medical Center in Plano, Texas. He is board certified in cardiovascular medicine and internal medicine with a specialty in cardiovascular disease, and in interventional cardiology. He has special interests in interventional cardiology (congestive heart failure) and in cardiovascular research.

He is an author and co-author of 100 articles and 50 abstracts for such journals as The New England Journal of Medicine, Circulation, Journal of the American College of Cardiology and American Journal of Cardiology. He serves on the editorial board for many of these publications, and serves as a reviewer for several other medical journals. In addition to being an invited lecturer at grand rounds and symposia nationwide, Dr. Eichhorn was Study Co-chairman and Principal Investigator for the Beta-Blocker Evaluation of Survival Test (BEST) and served as the Study Chairman for the ESSENTIAL trial worldwide.

Dr. Eichhorn has received several honors, including the Arthur S. Flemming National Award for Outstanding Service and Scientific Merit, and the Paul Dudley White award given by The Association of Military Surgeons of the United States. He is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Task Force on Heart Failure for the European Society of Cardiology and of the Council on Clinical Cardiology of the American Heart Association.


Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine

Internal Medicine: Baylor College of Medicine

Cardiology: New England Deaconess Hospital (Harvard); Cardiology Research/Interventional Fellow: New England Medical Center Hospital (Tufts)

Certifications & Memberships

Board certified in Cardiovascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, with specialties in Cardiovascular Disease, and in Interventional Cardiology.


  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • Texas Medical Association



Languages Spoken


Procedures & Conditions

  • Advanced lipid management
  • Angiography
  • Coronary angioplasty and stent placement
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Cardiac transplantation
  • Cardiac ultrasound
  • Cardiovascular disease management
  • Cardiovascular imaging - MRI, CT calcium score
  • Cardiovascular research
  • Heart disease in women
  • Heart failure management
  • Interventional cardiology
  • Mechanical heart (LVAD) devices
  • Preventive cardiology
  • Stress testing/ECHO
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography


Interventional Cardiology

Office Locations

Dallas Cardiovascular Specialists
7777 Forest Ln
Suite C-339
Dallas, TX 75230
Phone: (972) 566-8855