Our Physicians

Renata Bastos Ford, MD, FACS

Robotic Minimally Invasive and Conventional Cardiac Surgeon


  • Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery
  • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Surgery
  • Reoperation / Redo Surgery


  • American Board of Thoracic Surgeons
  • American Board of General Surgery
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons


  • Cornel University Program at Lincoln Hospital: General Surgery Residency
  • University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio: Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency
  • East Carolina University: Robotic & Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery Fellowship

Other Interests

Preoperative ve optimization of patients such as weight loss, exercise, smoking cessation, pulmonary rehab, identifying undiagnosed sleep apnea, nutritional medicine. God, family, outdoors, reading, piano, choir, and foreign languages

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German

Robot Heart Surgery at
St. Luke's Baptist Hospital

Hybrid Heart Healing
at Baptist

San Antonio Office

6800 IH 10 West Suite 200
San Antonio, TX 78201


(210) 579-7027


(210) 519-5797

Office Hours

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 3:00pm

Friday is Clinic Day unless otherwise specified

I am most satisfied with every thing. The time she took with me after surgery shows how much she cares for her patients.

Forrest S.

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