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Best Vein Doctors Austin 2023

Dr. Joel Gotvald was once again recognized as a Top Doctor® By Texas Monthly & Austin Monthly Magazines.   Voted Best Vein Doctor for nine consecutive years!

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AustinTX  2023 – Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., America’s trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected Vascular Surgeon and Vein Specialist, Dr. Joel Gotvald, for inclusion in its highly selective list of Castle Connolly Top Doctors this year.

Dr. Gotvald was featured in the Top Doctor Issues of both the Austin Monthly and Texas Monthly magazines for 2022 and 2023 respectively.   The “best vein doctor” designation is a recurrent honor for Dr. Gotvald, who has been featured in both Top Doctor articles for the past 10 years.  He is listed on the Austin Monthly Best Austin Doctors List and at  In addition, Dr. Gotvald is featured on and the physician ranking site with 5-star ratings.

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. publishes its list of Castle Connolly Top Doctors® at, as well as in a wide variety of printed directories, partner publications, and on partner/affiliate websites. All told, more than 44,000 physicians – approximately 5% of the nation’s licensed physicians – have been selected as Castle Connolly Top Doctors in their regions for their specialties.

Castle Connolly voted Dr. Joel Gotvald, MD to be one of the top doctors in the nation in the specialty of vascular and vein diseases, known as Vascular Surgery.  He is the medical director of Austin Vein Specialists, which has locations in Austin and Round Rock Texas.  Dr. Gotvald is board-certified in this specialty by the American Board of Surgery.  He is also a diplomate of the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine.  He is a residency and fellowship-trained as a Vascular Surgeon & has additional certification as a Phlebologist, also known as a Vein Specialist.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors® are selected by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. after being nominated by peer physicians in an online nomination process. Nominations are open to all board-certified MDs and DOs and each year tens of thousands of doctors cast many tens of thousands of nominations. Honorees are selected from the nominees by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team based on criteria including their medical education, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories, and more.

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Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.’s President and CEO Dr. John Connolly has this to say about Dr. Gotvald‘s recognition: “Only a small percent of physicians are selected to be Castle Connolly Top Doctors®, < 5% nationally. Our goal is to make it easier for an average person to find the right doctor for them in what can be an overwhelming process at a difficult time in a person’s life. Dr. Gotvald was nominated by physician peers and selected by our physician-led research team at Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Selection is an impressive accomplishment worthy of recognition. My congratulations to Dr. Gotvald.”

To find out more or to contact Dr. Joel Gotvald, please call Austin Vein Specialists at 512-220-5401.

This press release was obtained from the American Registry, LLC and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., with approval by and/or contributions from Joel Gotvald.

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. identifies top doctors in America and provides consumers with detailed information about their education, training, and special expertise in printed guides, online directories, and through its partnerships with more than 50 city and regional magazines and major newspapers all across the United States. It is important to note that doctors do not and cannot pay to be selected as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor. Learn more about the 2019 Best Austin Vein Doctors List at

Contact Information:
Dr. Joel Gotvald, Austin Vein Specialists Phone: (512) 220-5401

Voted Best Vein Doctor in Austin for 10 Years Running!

Joel Gotvald, MD, the founder, and director of Austin Vein Specialists, was voted the best vein doctor in Texas for 2013 through 2023 by Castle Connolly, America’s trusted source for identifying the top physicians in the country. This means that is a nationally recognized expert in his field of vein treatment as recognized by other doctors in Texas. This is a prestigious award that is highly regarded by the medical community. The significance of this honor is that Dr. Gotvald is recognized to be the best in his field of vein treatments and is considered a leader in the field of varicose vein and spider vein treatments.  This recognition has been featured in Austin Monthly magazine Top Doctors issues.
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The mission of Castle Connolly Medical is to help consumers find the best healthcare. This trusted source of medical research annually publishes the “Top Doctors” series, the most popular of which is America’s Top Doctors® Report. The physicians who are featured in their books and on their website’s directory were nominated by physician peers in an extensive survey process of thousands of American doctors that are performed each year. These Top Doctors’ medical educations, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories – and much more – are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team. Those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion. This is the method of how Dr. Gotvald received the best vein doctor in Austin award.  Doctors do not and cannot pay to be included in any Castle Connolly Guide or online directory.

With Dr. Gotvald being recognized as the top vein specialist in Texas by this organization, it provides the local medical community and his patient’s reassurance that you can trust the quality of his work, his honesty in his business practices, and his dedication to compassionate care. He and his team provide a trusted source of top-quality best vein care.

US News & World Report also voted Dr. Gotvald one of the top vascular surgeons in the nation in their annual report.  Additional ratings and reviews of Dr. Gotvald are also available at If you are interested in arranging a consultation with one of our top vein doctors, please call our vein center at (512) 220-5401.

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