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Dr. Michael J Heard is a reproductive endocrinologist who is currently a member of the Women’s Specialists of Houston, at Texas Children’s Hospital. A native of Atlanta and graduate of Emory University School of Medicine, Dr. Heard came to Texas in 1999 to complete his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Baylor College of Medicine after completing a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Memphis and four years of active duty military service in the United States Air force.

Dr. Heard offers up-to-date infertility and gynecology related services with a special focus on other areas of endocrinology, including premature ovarian failure and pediatric/adolescent gynecology. He performs advanced reproductive procedures, fertility surgery, inseminations, and in-vitro fertilization, including third party reproduction. His special interest in premature ovarian failure has gained him a national reputation as a medical provider in this area and he sees patients regularly from around the country. In addition, his practice is among the few in Houston that encompasses the entire spectrum of reproductive disorders. His practice serves the Medical Center and surrounding areas, including a satellite office at West Houston Medical Center, as well as the Kingwood and Humble areas.

Dr. Heard maintains an academic connection as a voluntary faculty at Baylor College of Medicine and is involved in resident and fellow education and training. He is an active member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, and the North American Society of Pediatric/Adolescent Gynecology for which he has been an invited speaker and member of national committees. He is the recipient of several grant awards, and has an ongoing active role in research and publication in the field of Reproductive Endocrinology.

Dr. Heard has a true passion for his work and develops a very close relationship with all of his patients. Patient, friendly, compassionate, and knowledgeable are all attributes patients often use to describe Dr. Heard. His goal is to take the time necessary to satisfy patient concerns and ultimately make a real difference in their lives. Patients get exceptional medical care they deserve from a provider that really cares.

Dr. Michael J. Heard 713.425.3783