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The Woodlands

Phone: 832-822-2243 (Main) | 936-267-6000 (The Woodlands)
Fax: 832-825-0166


Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6651 Main Street, Legacy Tower, 21st Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Peter R. Ermis, MD

Medical Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program - Texas Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology - Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Combined Pedi/Adult Cardiology 2014
Baylor College of Medicine residency Pediatrics 2009
Baylor College of Medicine internship Pediatrics 2006
University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio medical school Doctor of Medicine 2005


Dr. Peter R. Ermis has been a Baylor College of Medicine faculty member since 2014 after completing his combined internal medicine-pediatrics residency at the Baylor Affiliated Hospitals and his combined adult and pediatric cardiology fellowships at the Texas Heart Institute and Texas Children's Hospital. He has published on clinical outcomes in adult congenital heart disease, including aspects of imaging, interventional procedures, advanced heart failure, and electrophysiology. His clinical interests include stress echocardiography in the adult congenital patient, particularly those with coronary artery manipulation. His administrative goal is to improve the transition process for patients with adult congenital heart disease.

He is a native Houstonian and an avid Rice baseball fan.

Board Certifications:

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Adult Cardiovascular Medicine Adult Echocardiography General Pediatrics Internal Medicine Pediatric Cardiology


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow
Internal Medicine Certification Member
Texas Heart Institute Cardiac Society Member

Selected Publications

Ermis P, Franklin W, Mulukutla V, Parekh D, Ing F.. "Left Ventricular Hemodynamic Changes and Clinical Outcomes after Transcatheter Atrial Septal Defect Closure in Adults.." Congenital Heart Disease 2014 July 24.

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