Dr. David Portugal, MD, FACC

Dr. David Portugal, MD, FACC

Work:

Medical Director, Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital

Education:

Doctor of Medicine, McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Dr. David A. Portugal has 24 years of experience in the field of Cardiovascular Disease. He earned his BA in Biology from Baylor University and his MD from McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and his fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Tufts Medical Center. Today, this expert is board certified in Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular Disease. Formerly, this expert held roles as Co-Director and Medical Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital and as a Critical Care Physician at Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford. Currently, he serves as a Physician at Memorial Hermann Medical Group.

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d*********@m*****.org

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(713) ***-****

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Sugar Land, Texas

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Cynthia Hickman, et al v. Nitin Mahajan, M.D., et al.

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2019-07-15

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Using Expert Radar, we uncovered a textbook chapter written by the opposing expert that contradicted his testimony, helping us secure a $44 million verdict—the largest single verdict for a single plaintiff in Kentucky's history.

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How routine work hours became a life-changing decision

Nov 15, 2023 ----- Interventional Cardiologist Dr . David Portugal at Memorial Hermann Southwest says Denis got medical care in the nick of time. FOX 26 Houston ...

The 6 Best Pulse Oximeters of 2023 - Health

Jun 15, 2023 -- ... an average person with no other health conditions, an oxygen saturation below 95% is likely abnormal," says cardiologist David Portugal, ...

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Education

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Degree Type

McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Doctor of Medicine

Baylor University

Bachelor of Arts

Work History

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Medical Director

Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital

Co-Director

Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital

Cardiologist

Cardiology of Houston

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