Dr. Joel Gotvald, MD

Dr. Joel Gotvald, MD

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Dr. Joel Gotvald, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in vascular surgery, general surgery, and more.Read his story

Austin Vein Specialists

12319 N MO Pac Expy Ste 250

Austin, TX 78758
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health

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Dr. Gotvald's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gotvald treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Gotvald treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gotvald treats Vascular Disease more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Gotvald treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gotvald performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Gotvald performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Gotvald's conditions and procedures:

3D Ultrasound
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Stroke
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Ambulatory Phlebectomy
Amputation
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Clipping
Aneurysm Embolization
Aneurysm Stenting
Aneurysm Surgery
Angioaccess
Angiography
Angioma
Angioplasty
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Angioscopy
Ankle Disorders
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Aneurysm Stent Grafting
Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal
Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
Aortic Arch Anomaly
Aortic Arch Interruption
Aortic Dilation
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arterial Aneurysm Surgery
Arterial Blood Flow Study
Arterial Dissections With Lentiginosis
Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
Arterial Graft
Arterial Insufficiency
Arterial Line Insertion
Arterial Occlusive Disease
Arterial Occlusive Disease, Progressive - Hypertension - Heart Defects - Bone Fragility - Brachysyndactyly
Arterial Puncture
Arterial Tortuosity Syndrome
Arteriosclerosis
Arteriosclerosis Obliterans
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Arteriovenous Fistula
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Malformation
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Arteritis
Artery Disorders
Atherectomy
Atheroma
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis - Deafness - Diabetes - Epilepsy - Nephropathy
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atherosclerosis, Premature - Deafness - Diabetes Mellitus - Photomyoclonus - Nephropathy - Degenerative Neurologic Disease
Atherosclerotic Coronary Stenosis
Autonomic Disorders
Baker’s Cyst
Berger's Disease
Blood Clot
Blood Coagulation Disorders, Inherited
Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Imaging
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Occlusion
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Body Tumor
Carotid Bruit
Carotid Cavernous Fistula
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Surgery
Carotid Ultrasound
Carotid Vertebral Sonography
Catheter Angiography
Catheterization
Central Line Insertion
Cerebral Angiography
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cerebrovascular Surgery
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Chronic Renal Failure Syndrome
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Claudication
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Complications from Heart Procedures
Complications from Vascular Devices
Complications from Vascular Procedures
Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA)
Congenital Lymphedema
Cosmetic Laser Surgery
Cosmetic Procedure
Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
Coumadin® Management
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization
Diagnostic Ultrasound
Dialysis
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dialysis Catheter Placement
Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
Dissecting Aneurysm
Doppler Test
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Edema
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Embolism
Embolization
Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
Embolus
Endoscopic Laser Therapy
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Endovascular Procedure
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Endovascular Stent Grafting
Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
Endovenous Laser Treatment
Endovenous Mechanochemical Ablation of Varicose Veins
End-Stage Renal Disease
Extremity Ultrasound
Fistulogram
Fluoroscopy
Fluorscein Angiography
Foot and Ankle Disorders
Foot and Ankle Injuries
Foot Conditions
Foot Surgery
Gangrenous Disorder
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemodialysis
Hennekam Lymphangiectasia-Lymphedema Syndrome
Hereditary Lymphedema
Hereditary Lymphedema, Type I
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Hyperlipidemia
Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Indigo Laser Treatment
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Injection Therapy
In-Office Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
In-Office Varicose Vein Procedure
In-Office Varicose Vein Surgery
Interventional Catheterization
Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis
IV Cutdown
Laceration
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopy
Laser Ablation
Laser Angioplasty
Laser Microsurgery
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Laser Spider Vein Treatment
Laser Surgery
Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Laser Vein Removal
Leg Disorders
Leg Pain
Leg Ulcer
Leg Venous Ulcer
Level II Ultrasound
Ligation
LightSheer® Hair Removal Procedure
Local Anesthesia
Lymphangiectasis
Lymphangitis
Lymphedema
Lymphedema Distichiasis Syndrome
Lymphedema, Congenital Recessive
Lymphedema, Hereditary, 1b
Mechanical Circulatory Support System
Mechanical Embolectomy
Mechanical Thrombectomy
Microneurovascular Surgery
Microsurgical Procedure
Microvascular Surgery
Minimal Access Surgery
Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
MRA (Magnetic Resonance Angiography)
Neck Surgery
Necrotizing Cutaneous Vasculitis
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Pain, Intractable
Percutaneous Procedures
Peripheral Angioplasty
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Arterial Puncture
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Adrenal Artery Stenting
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
Peritoneal Dialysis
Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
Phlebectomy
Phlebitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
Popliteal Pterygium Syndrome
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Post-Operative Care
Pre-Operative Care
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser Treatment
Radiofrequency Ablation
Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
Raynaud's Disease
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Angioplasty
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
Renal Hypertension
Re-Operative Surgery
Revascularization
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Revision Surgery
Rotational Atherectomy
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Saccular Aneurysm
Saphenous Vein Harvest for CABG
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Skin Diseases
Skin Grafts
Skin Resurfacing
Skin Surgery
Soft Tissue Injections
Spider Veins
Stab Wound
Stent Grafting
Stent-Assisted Carotid Angioplasty
Stenting
Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
Stripping of Varicose Veins
Stroke
Stroke Prevention
Surgery, Trauma
Symptoms, Heart
Syncope
Syneron Polaris Radio - Frequency Laser
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thromboembolism
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombolysis
Thrombolytic Therapy
Thrombosis
Thrombotic Disorders
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Transmycardial Laser Revascularization
Ulcer
Ulcer of Foot
Ultrasound
Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
Ultrasound, Cardiac
Varices
Varicose Vein Ligation
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Varix
Vascular Anomaly
Vascular Birthmarks
Vascular Brachytherapy
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Headache
Vascular Malformations
Vascular Malposition
Vascular Neuropathy
Vascular Procedure
Vascular Stenting
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vascular Trauma
Vasculitis
Vasospasm
Vein Ablation
Vein Diseases
Vein Laser Ablation
Vein of Galen Aneurysm
Vein Stripping
Vein Treatment
VeinGogh Ohmic Thermolysis
Venipuncture
Venography
Venous Access Creation and Care
Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis
Venous Compression
Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Hum
Venous Hypertension
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Reflux
Venous Sclerotherapy
Venous Thromboembolic Disease
Venous Thrombolysis
Venous Thrombosis
Venous Ulcer
Vericose Vein Removal
Vertebral Artery Dissection
Vessel Imaging
Video Laser Laparoscopy
Visceral Angiography
Wound Care and Management
Wound Infection
Wounds

About Me

Care Philosophy

Board Certified Vein & Vascular Specialists MDs. Board Certified Vascular Surgeons serving Austin, Round Rock, & Cedar Park Texas. Artery & Vein Blood Vessel Circulation Specialists.   Varicose Vein & Spider Vein Treatments.&n...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Phlebology

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 2006
    Baylor University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2001
    St. Joseph / Ut Houston Hospital System
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1997
    St. Joseph / Ut Houston Hospital System
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School
    1996
  • 1992
    University Of Alabma At Birmingham
    Undergraduate School
    1992

Languages

  • Sign Language
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • United States Air Force Meritorious Service Medal, 2005
  • Advanced Microvascular Training Fellowhip, 2001
  • SAGES Advanced Laparoscopy Training Certificate, 1999
  • Special Honors in Surgery Clerkships, 1996
  • Surgery Resident of the Year, Houston, TX, 1997-1998
  • Summa Cum Laude Graduate, Biochemistry, 1992
  • Medical School 4 year Academic Scholarship, 1992
  • Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI), 2006-prese
  • Distinguished Officer, United States Air Force, Rank: Major, 13 years o
  • United States Air Force Longevity Service Medal, 2005
  • United States Air Force Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, 2002
  • Surgeons Academic Excellence Awards, 1997,1998,
  • Intern of the Year Award, Houston, TX, 1996-1997
  • United States Air Force National Defense Service Medal, 2005

Media & Publications

  • Austin Local Commercial,

Dr. Gotvald's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gotvald

4.9

Based on 159 reviews

5 Stars
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I HAVE SEEN DR.GOTVALD SEVERAL TIMES FOR VARICOSE VEINS . HE IS DEFINATELY GOOD AT WHAT HE DOES. HAPPY WITH RESULTS ALTHOUGH IT TOOK SOME HEALING TIME I HAVE NO COMPLAINTS .
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Excellent at what he does. I am very happy with my results!
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Dr. Gotvald provided very good care. Every procedure was explained thoroughly. The staff was very attentive and waiting time was minimal. Financials were explained before each procedure was scheduled.
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Medicaid
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
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Midwest Health Plan
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Medicaid
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Medicaid
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