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Robert Lingle

M.D., F.A.C.C.

Specialty

Cardiovascular Disease

Year in Practice

Since 2009

Board Certification

Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

A native Houstonian, Dr. Lingle graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a degree in biomedical engineering. He earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. After graduating from medical school, he returned to Houston to complete his internship and residency in internal medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. Thereafter, he completed his fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at the UTHealth in Houston, during which he served as Chief Cardiology Fellow.

Dr. Lingle is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. His professional interests include advanced cardiac imaging, and he specializes in advanced echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, and CT-angiography. His other interests include preventative cardiology, general cardiology, hypertension management, lipid management, and heart failure.

In addition, Dr. Lingle authored several articles that have been published in various professional medical journals, including his most recent publication titled, “Left ventricular assist device as a bridge to patient and myocardial recovery,“ which has helped pave the way for the broader use of left ventricular assist devices.

Currently, Dr. Lingle serves as Chair of the Credentialing Committee and is a member of the Medical Executive Committee at Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital.