Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease
The Heart Group - Plano, The Heart Group – McKinney
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
Cardiology, Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TXInterventional Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions, Fellow
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional CardiologyAmerican Board of Vascular Medicine, Endovascular MedicineInternational Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners, Cardiac Rhythm Device Therapy
The Heart Hospital Baylor PlanoBaylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney
Steven Kindsvater, MD is a board certified cardiovascular specialist skilled in the full range of heart and vascular care with The Heart Group. He is well-versed in the field of coronary, carotid, and peripheral vascular intervention and is active in cardiovascular research with his most recent study in atrial fibrillation and stroke. Dr. Kindsvater has special interest in heart rhythm management and pacemaker and defibrillator implantation, as well as advanced heart failure therapies to include cardiac resynchronization therapy and the newest heart failure medical treatments.
Dr. Kindsvater was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Air Force prior to attending medical school at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. He subsequently completed his internship and residency in internal medicine from Wilford Hall Medical Center. Dr. Kindsvater also completed two fellowships, one in cardiology at Brooke Army Medical Center and a one in interventional cardiology at Duke University Medical Center.
In 2004, Dr. Kindsvater was assigned as the Chief of Cardiovascular Services at Keesler Medical in Biloxi, Mississippi. After Hurricane Katrina destroyed the hospital in 2005, he played a key role in rebuilding the hospital amidst discussions of a permanent closure. During his tenure from 2004 to 2015, Dr. Kindsvater led the busiest heart and vascular center in the U.S. military.
Currently, Dr. Kindsvater is serving as the Vice Chairman of Cardiovascular Medicine at The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano.
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