The Practice

The Texas Heart Institute Center for Cardiovascular Care physicians are internationally known for their expertise in diagnosing, treating, and preventing cardiovascular diseases.

Bringing the future of cardiovascular health to life.

Robert Paisley, M.D.

Dr. Paisley graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and a minor in History, where he was recognized for his academic achievements by being inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, a prestigious national academic honors society.

He completed his fellowship in cardiovascular disease and subspecialty fellowship in cardiac electrophysiology at The Texas Heart Institute and Baylor College of Medicine after earning his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and internal medicine training at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine.

Following medical school, Dr. Paisley began his military career as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. He completed an internship in internal medicine at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington D.C. and volunteered for a combat deployment as the Battalion Surgeon for 3-509th Infantry (Airborne) at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska.

Dr. Paisley’s awards and decorations include the Bronze Star for meritorious service while deployed to Afghanistan, the Army Commendation Medal, the Combat Medical Badge, the Parachutist Badge and the Royal Thai Army Parachutist Badge.

Dr. Paisley is committed to using his expertise in cardiac electrophysiology and cardiology to improve the lives of his patients and contribute to ongoing research in the field. His military background has taught him to be resilient and adaptable, qualities that he brings with him to his medical practice.