In 1988, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital
Hurst-Euless-Bedford established the first open-heart surgery
program in Northeast Tarrant County. Today, Texas Health HEB
provides a wide range of cardiac services.
From emergency care to open-heart surgery to the cardiac
catheterization lab to cardiac rehabilitation, the physicians on
the medical staff of Texas Health HEB provide comprehensive
support for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiology patients.
Services are offered for individuals with both inpatient and
outpatient needs, using advanced medical equipment supplemented
by rehabilitation programs, educational classes and support
Heart Attack Warning Signs
If you are experiencing chest discomfort with one or more of the
following warning signs, call 911 and get to a hospital as soon
- Chest discomfort: Most heart attacks involve discomfort in
the center of the chest that lasts more than a few minutes, or
that goes away and comes back. It can feel like uncomfortable
pressure, squeezing, fullness or pain.
- Discomfort in other areas of the upper body: Symptoms can
include pain or discomfort in one or both of the arms, the back,
neck, jaw or stomach.
- Shortness of breath: The feeling often comes along with chest
discomfort, but it can occur before the chest discomfort.
- Other signs: These may include breaking out in a cold sweat,
nausea or lightheadedness.
Source: American Heart