Quality Heart Health in Austin, Bastrop, and Smithville

Experienced Heart Specialist

Dr HayesDavid W Hayes MD FACC

Dr. Hayes was born in Little Rock, Arkansas. He grew up in Kansas, where he attended high school, college, and medical school. Dr. Hayes graduated from the University of Kansas Medical School in 1984; he ranked second in his class and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society as a junior student. He trained in Internal Medicine and Cardiology at the University of Iowa, serving as a chief resident in the Department of Internal Medicine. Dr. Hayes completed a fellowship in Interventional Cardiology in 1990.

Dr. Hayes is Board Certified in Cardiology since 1989 and scored in the top 1% of all applicants in the general knowledge section. He has been actively practicing cardiology since 1990 and until 2014 was the Director of Cardiovascular Medicine and Education with the Austin Medical Education Programs. He is a past Chief of Staff at University Medical Center at Brackenridge. He has been recognized for over a decade in the Texas Monthly’s “Super Docs” list and has been listed several times in the “Best Doctors in America” publication. Dr. Hayes holds the position of Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at St. David’s Medical Center. Dr. Hayes cares for patients with all types of heart disease. Dr. Hayes practiced interventional cardiology for over 35 years but is now retired from performing procedures. He refers to a highly skilled group of younger, interventional cardiologists, who are long-time colleagues, and practice at St. Davids Medical Center. He endeavors to practice office-based cardiology well into his 80s; you are welcome to ask him why during your visit.

Office Hours

Monday – Friday 7:30am – 3:30pm

Friday     7:00 am – 11:45am

Dr. Hayes’ Offices

2911 Medical Arts Street, Bldg #10
Austin, TX 78705

623 Highway 71 West, Suite 204
(in the Garner and Riley PT building)