Dr. Achari is accepting new patient referrals; request an appointment by calling his secretary at (713) 807-4261.   Established patients may request appointments online through “MyChart” or by calling his secretary.

Arup Achari, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Specialty Cardiovascular Disease
Degrees M.D.
Areas of Expertise

  • Coronary, Peripheral & Venous Intervention

  • Angioplasty, Stents, Atherectomy, Intravascular Ultrasound

  • Permanent Pacemaker

  • Nuclear Cardiology

  • Clinical Instructor, Assistant Director of Interventional Training Program, Texas Heart Institute

  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC)

Board Certification   

  • Fellowship in Cardiology – Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX, 1998

  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Cardiovascular Disease, 2022

  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Interventional Cardiology, 2000

  • Certification Council of Nuclear Cardiology, 1998

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1994
Hospital Affiliation CHI/St. Luke’s Hospital
Office 2nd Floor
Phone (713) 807-4261
FAX (713) 578-1450

Medical Education

Baylor College of Medicine - HoustonResidency

University of Texas Medical Branch - GalvestonM.D.

Rice University - HoustonB.A. - Biochemistry & Biology

Recognition and Awards

  • Bridges to Excellence Cardiac Care Recognition (2015-2019)

  • Bridges to Excellence Diabetes Care Recognition (2015-2019)

  • Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., publisher of  America’s Top Doctors™:  Top Doctor (2009)

  • HealthGrades Recognized Doctor Honor Roll (2012-2018)

  • HTown Best: The Best Cardiologists In Houston (2023)

  • National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Heart/Stroke Recognition Program (2019-2022)

  • Texas Monthly’s Texas Super Doctors® (2016-2018)

  • Vitals: On-Time and Promptness Award (2015)

Patient Reviews