Dr. Ashwin Gowda, MD

Dr. Ashwin Gowda, MD

Save

Sleep Medicine | Male | 45 years old

15 reviews| Leave a review

Learn about this doctor

Patient Testimonials

Care Philosophy

Established in 2008, Texas Sleep Medicine is a comprehensive sleep disorder center dedicated to providing high quality care to those affected by sleep disorders in the Austin, Texas area. Over 17 million Americans are affected by sleep disorders and the vast majority remain undiagnosed. The most common sleep disorders include snoring, obstructive sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, insomnia and narcolepsy. Sleep disorders increase the risk of excessive sleepiness and fatigue during the day. There is also an increased risk of heart attacks, strokes, diabetes and high blood pressure. Our medical director, Ashwin Gowda, MD, is board certified in sleep medicine. The center offers initial consultations to discuss your sleep concerns and is equipped to perform sleep studies in the facility and at home. Studies are necessary to help in the diagnosis of certain sleep disorders. Visit our website or contact our office to learn more about our services and to schedule your initial consultation.Read more

Personal Bio

Dr. Ashwin Gowda, MD is board certified in sleep medicine and psychiatry. He has been providing care to those in...Read more

Dr. Gowda's Experience

0ExperienceMatch
Experience Match

See how Dr. Gowda's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

14
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

3
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Gowda

Dr. Gowda accepts 9 insurance carriers

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality
Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Gowda has admitting privileges.

Dr. Gowda's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gowda to family and friends
2.6
based on 15 total surveys (1 with a review)
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (15)
  • Helpfulness
     (15)
  • Staff
     (15)
  • Scheduling
     (15)
Experience with Dr. Gowda
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (15)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (15)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (15)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (15)
Dr. Gowda's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (15)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (15)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (15)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (13)
Open Full Survey+
in Austin, TX |
I see dr. Gowdas nurse practitioner Shane for narcolepsy and she is extremely helpful and kind. I can email through the patient portal if I have any concerns and questions and she is very responsive. The staff is very helpful and never have had a wait at any visit.
Have you seen Dr. Ashwin Gowda, MD?
Are you Dr. Gowda?
Respond to your reviews and manage your personalized profile today!
Post your response

Dr. Gowda says...

Dr. Ashwin Gowda, MD is board certified in sleep medicine and psychiatry. He has been providing care to those in South Austin since 2002, and is currently the Medical Director of Texas Sleep Medicine. He offers consultations, studies, diagnosis, and treatment for a wide range of sleep disorders including sleep apnea, insomnia, restless leg syndrome, and more.

Dr. Gowda received his board certification from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, as well as the American Board of Sleep Medicine. His education and experience also includes a one-year medical internship at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and a three-year residency in psychiatry at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Following the completion of a fellowship in sleep medicine at SUNY (State University of New York) in Stony Brook, New York, Dr. Gowda began practicing sleep medicine, diagnosing and treating the entire spectrum of sleep disorders.

Dr. Gowda believes in a total body holistic approach rather than addressing symptoms in a singular nature. Above all else, Dr. Gowda finds fulfillment in contributing to the well-being of every person he cares for.

Dr. Gowda's Care Philosophy

Established in 2008, Texas Sleep Medicine is a comprehensive sleep disorder center dedicated to providing high quality care to those affected by sleep disorders in the Austin, Texas area. Over 17 million Americans are affected by sleep disorders and the vast majority remain undiagnosed. The most common sleep disorders include snoring, obstructive sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, insomnia and narcolepsy. Sleep disorders increase the risk of excessive sleepiness and fatigue during the day. There is also an increased risk of heart attacks, strokes, diabetes and high blood pressure.

Our medical director, Ashwin Gowda, MD, is board certified in sleep medicine. The center offers initial consultations to discuss your sleep concerns and is equipped to perform sleep studies in the facility and at home. Studies are necessary to help in the diagnosis of certain sleep disorders. Visit our website or contact our office to learn more about our services and to schedule your initial consultation.

Dr. Gowda says...

The medical practice has the expertise to diagnosis and manage the entire spectrum of sleep disorders. The most common sleep disorders include obstructive sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, periodic limb movement disorder, insomnia, sleep talking, sleep walking and disorders of hypersomnia (such as narcolepsy).

Both home and in lab sleep studies are conducted at the facility to assist in the process of diagnosis and management. Our night staff who are responsible for conducting sleep studies are all certified and provide the highest level of care and ensure your stay at the facility is pleasant.

Visit our website at www.txsleepmedicine.com to learn more about our services. Don't hesitate to contact us at (512) 440-5757 if you have any questions regarding our services and exceptional patient care.

Dr. Gowda's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Sleep Medicine
  •  Board certified in Sleep Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Gowda has no media or publications listed.

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Texas.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Gowda's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Sleep Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Insomnia
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Night Terror
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Snoring
  • Weight Loss

Education

  • Medical School
    Kempe Gowda Institute Med Science

    Graduated in 1995

  • Internship Hospital
    Rbt Wood Johnson/UMDNJ

    Completed in 1998

  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Medical School

    Completed in 2001

  • Fellowship Hospital
    SUNY

    Completed in 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Gowda does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Gowda and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

Specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Breath Testing
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
You've got options
Here's a few other providers to consider
Filter Your Results
LOADING
LOADING
LOADING
LOADING
LOADING
LOADING
LOADING