Dr. Joel Gotvald, MD, FACS, RPVI, the founder and director of Austin Vein Specialists, was just voted to be the best vein doctor in Texas by Castle Connolly Medical, America’s trusted source for identifying the top physicians in the country. This is the 8th year in a row that he has been voted the top vein specialist in Texas. His honor of Top Doctor was Featured in Austin Monthly Magazine and Texas Monthly Magazine in 2019 and 2020. In the past, he has also been published by US News & World Report to be one of the top vascular surgeons and vein specialists in the country.
Dr. Gotvald is recognized as a leader in the cosmetic treatment of varicose veins and spider veins of the legs, face, and body. He is a board-certified vein specialist with over 15 years of experience. In addition to her expertise in phlebology and cosmetic vein treatments, he has the distinguished recognition of being a board-certified Vascular Surgeon by the American Board of Surgery.
Austin Varicose Vein Specialists focuses on the treatment of varicose vein disease of the legs, the result of a medical condition called venous reflux disease (also known as venous insufficiency). Our facility utilizes all of the latest modern vein equipment available, offering endovenous laser vein ablations, radiofrequency vein therapy, ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy, Ohmic Surface Thermolysis, foam sclerotherapy, ambulatory microphlebectomy.
Our physicians always see and treat each individual patient one-on-one, rather than utilizing nurses or medical assistants. Our center of excellence utilizes only the highest train vein specialists in the industry, registered as RPVI or RVT. Dr. Gotvald also leads the Vascular Surgery & Vein Department at St. David’s North Austin Medical Center. Throughout his career, he has maintained active clinic and hospital practice and has published research in nationally recognized medical and surgery journals.
For a free no-obligation consultation for varicose veins or spider veins of the legs, please contact our Vein Center at (512) 220-5401.