Dr. John Politz, MD

Dr. John Politz, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. John Politz, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Louisana State Univ in 1990 and specializes in vascular surgery.

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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Politz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Politz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

2  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

16  Procedures

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

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Politz to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

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

Patient Comments (3)

Excellent doctor. Very very knowledgeable, highly recommended. Dr.Politz is very professional, extremely approachable. My dad just had AAA repair with Dr.Politz, and I would HIGHLY recommend him! ??
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I had two surgeons for my procedure. Both were major players. Dr. Politz was the only one who saw me pre-op, inta-op and post-op. That's huge in my book. Doctors are busy. Surgeons cut. Everyone gets that...but taking the time to see patients at these crucial times cannot be undervalued...more
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Dr.politz . puts his patients on the top of his list.he lets you know what needs to be done. .
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