Edward Baptista, MD

Edward Baptista, MD

Cardiologist (Heart Doctor)
Edward Baptista, MD

Edward Baptista, MD

Cardiologist (Heart Doctor)

Personal Statement

Dr. Baptista was born in Quezon City, Philippines but grew up in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. After graduating as valedictorian from high school, he attended the University of Dallas where he graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry. Dr. Baptista earned his M.D. at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston. Here, he also completed his residency in internal medicine and served an additional year as Chief Medical Resident at the UT-Houston affiliated hospitals. At the same institutions, he completed a fellowship in cardiovascular medicine and served as Chief Cardiology Fellow. During his fellowship, he received the “Merck Clinical Fellowship Award” and was a recipient of a “National Institutes of Health Fellowship Grant.”

Furthermore, Dr. Baptista is board certified in cardiovascular disease and is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He has authored and co-authored several research abstracts and journal articles, and has also participated as co-investigator for several clinical trials. He serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the UT Medical School in Houston.

Since joining the practice in 2003, he has served as Chairman of Cardiovascular Services at Kingwood Medical Center and was Chief of Staff in 2010. In addition, Dr. Baptista has been honored five times as “Physician of the Year” at Kingwood Medical Center.

His professional interests include general cardiology, preventive care, lipid management, heart failure management, and echocardiography. When not at work, Dr. Baptista enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, traveling, and playing golf.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP
  • AARP - Medicare Advantage POS
  • AARP - Medicare Advantage PPO
  • AARP - Medicare CompletePlus (HMO)
  • Accountable/Interplan - PPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Traditional Indemnity
  • BC/BS Medicare
  • BC/BS of Texas - PPO
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - Open Access
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Employers Health Network - PPO
  • HealthSmart - HMO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - HMO
  • Humana - Medicare Replacement PPO
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - EDGE
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • PHCS - PPO
  • Physicians Mutual - Health Plans
  • Provider Select - PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • Traditional Medicaid
  • Tricare - Prime
  • Tricare - Standard
  • Unicare - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - POS
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans

Medical School

University of Texas Medical School in Houston

Residency

University of Texas Medical School in Houston

Fellowship

University of Texas Medical School in Houston

Available Appointments

Kingwood

22999 US Highway 59 , Suite 210 Kingwood, TX 77339 (281) 359-4888

Mon
Oct 30
Tue
Oct 31
Wed
Nov 01
Thu
Nov 02
Fri
Nov 03
  • 10:00 am