G. Joseph Gallinghouse, M.D.


Dr. Gallinghouse initially selected a specialty in electrophysiology because the field’s technical complexity has real-life applications and relevance. He views his work as an opportunity to change people’s lives immediately and substantially, and is known worldwide for achieving successful outcomes in even the most challenging cases. Dr. Gallinghouse has attained international renown for achieving successful outcomes. He has published numerous academic and research papers, and has instructed electrophysiologists at respected international institutions.


  • M.D., Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
  • Residency (Internal Medicine), Ochsner Medical Institutions, New Orleans, LA
  • Fellowship (Cardiology), Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Bugher Fellow (Molecular Cardiology), Baylor College of Medicine
  • Fellowship (Cardiac Electrophysiology), University of California, San Francisco

Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)


  • Honorary NASPE Leonard J. Horowitz Fellowship
  • Richard Van Reet Award for Outstanding Cardiology Fellow, Baylor College of Medicine Housestaff of the Year, Ochsner Medical Institutions
  • Lange Award for Outstanding Scholarship, Louisiana State University School of Medicine Past President, Ochsner Housestaff Association
  • Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society


  • American Heart Association
  • Heart Rhythm Society
  • American College of Physicians
  • Travis County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association