At UT Health Austin, we believe in delivering multidisciplinary, team-based health care that meets our patients’ individual needs. Our clinicians and staff are committed to providing excellence in care by staying up to date with the latest research, diagnostic, and treatment techniques to ensure patients receive the highest level of specialized care.
Excellence in care begins with providing you and your family the opportunity to experience a healthy, happy life. UT Health Austin pediatric congenital heart surgeon Carlos Mery, MD, serves as the Associate Chief of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiothoracic Surgery for the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, a clinical partnership between Dell Children’s and UT Health Austin. By delivering multidisciplinary, team-based care that meets your child’s individual needs, Dr. Mery ensures patients and their families receive the highest level of specialized care and experience a seamless transition from pediatric to adult congenital cardiac care.
Dr. Mery specializes in the management of children and adults with congenital heart disease, including simple and complex congenital heart defects. In addition to his role as the Associate Chief of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiothoracic Surgery for the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease, he serves as the Surgical Director of the Coronary Anomalies Program, Heart Failure, VAD, and Transplant Program, and Single Ventricle Program.
Dr. Mery leads qualitative research that analyzes the lifelong journey of patients with congenital heart disease to help identify and address the gaps in care that a patient may experience during their lifetime while also assessing which outcomes are most meaningful to patients and their families. He also has a particular interest in the areas of single ventricle heart disease and coronary anomalies.