2011 Distinguished Alumni – Dr. Amy Woodruff '88

Dr. Amy Woodruff graduated from Second Baptist School in 1988. While a student at SBS, she excelled in all areas of academics, but especially found a passion for science. Today, she is a cardiologist and electrophysiologist specializing in electrical disorders of the heart.
Amy received her bachelor of science from Baylor University where she graduated magna cum laude in 1991. She attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine, graduating cum laude in 1995. Following medical school, Amy completed her residency at Baylor College of Medicine, where she was chief resident of internal medicine. Her fellowship was in cardiology at the Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital. She also completed a fellowship in clinical cardiac electrophysiology at Scott & White Memorial Hospital and Texas A&M Health Science Center.
Amy currently has a private practice in the Houston medical center. Additionally, she is a clinical instructor at the University of Texas Health Science Center Medical School and a clinical assistant professor at Baylor College of Medicine. She has been published in medical journals for her research in the areas of breast cancer and cardiovascular diseases.
Amy and her husband Trent, also a physician, have three children, two of which are following in their mom’s footsteps as students at SBS. Issac is in the third grade and Lauren is in Kindergarten. While Brette is only four months old, she hopes to join her big brother and sister at SBS one day.