Dr. John Politz, MD

Dr. John Politz, MD

Vascular Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Politz, MD is a vascular surgery doctor who practices in Austin, TX. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Politz is affiliated with Arise Austin Medical Center, University Medical Center at Brackenridge, Seton Medical Center Austin, Seton Medical Center Williamson, Seton Medical Center Hays, Northwest Hills Surgical Hospital, The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center, St. David's South Austin Medical Center, St. David's North Austin Medical Center, St. David's Round Rock Medical Center, St. David's Medical Center and Heart Hospital of Austin.

1010 W 40th St

Austin, TX 78756

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Admar
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
very high
more than 87% of peers
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
21

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Louisana State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Louisana State Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Arizona Heart Institute
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Politz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Politz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Politz to family and friends
4.6
based on 11 total reviews
Dr. Politz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Politz accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Admar
    Admar PPO
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Medicare Blue PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna Healthcare of Texas HMO
    Cigna Healthcare of Texas POS
    Cigna Healthcare of Texas PPO
    Cigna Network
    Commercial EPO
    Commercial HMO
    Commercial PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
    Indemnity EPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Network Open Access
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Select Network HMO
    Select Network POS
    Select Network PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co HMO
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
    Group Plan PPO
    Open Access HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Advantage
    Health Advantage PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Freedom
    Freedom HMO
    Freedom PPO
    Gold
    Gold Choice
    Humana EPO
    Humana HMO
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Tricare
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
    Medicaid Assignment
    Medicaid HMO
  • Medicare
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Texas True Choice
    Texas True Choice PPO
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice HMO
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare POS

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Hospitals where Dr. Politz has admitting privileges

Heart Hospital of Austin
3801 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78756
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St. David's Medical Center
919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705
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Seton Medical Center Austin
1201 W 38th St
Austin, TX 78705
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St. David's North Austin Medical Center
12221 North Mopac Expressway
Austin, TX 78758
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St. David's Round Rock Medical Center
2400 Round Rock Ave
Round Rock, TX 78681
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St. David's South Austin Medical Center
901 W Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
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Arise Austin Medical Center
3003 Bee Caves Rd
Austin, TX 78746
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Northwest Hills Surgical Hospital
6818 Austin Center Blvd
Austin, TX 78731
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Seton Medical Center Hays
6001 Kyle Pkwy
Kyle, TX 78640
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Seton Medical Center Williamson
201 Seton Pkwy
Round Rock, TX 78665
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The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center
5656 Bee Caves Rd
West Lake Hills, TX 78746
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University Medical Center at Brackenridge
601 E 15th St
Austin, TX 78701
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