Dr. Vineet Choudhry, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 46
  
Dr. Choudhry
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NorthStar Surgery Specialists, PA

12319 N Mo Pac Expy Ste 350 Austin, TX 78758

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Dr. Vineet Choudhry, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Austin, TX and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Choudhry has more experience with Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine medical school in 2003. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as St Davids Surgical Hospital and St. David's Georgetown Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Choudhry to book an appointment.


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Excellent! Kind, compassionate and knowledgeable. As a health care professional myself, he is at the top of his game. Would recommend him to anyone!
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Jun 11, 2020
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I love this doctor! I was hospitalized at St. Davids with a bowel blockage and Dr. Choudhry was called in to follow my case in the event I would need surgery. He was excellent and I truly believe that his expert directions were the reason I did not need the surgery. (He canceled a medication that had been ordered by a GI doctor that should not have been.) He even spent time explaining to me my entire CT scan and all that it revealed—not just the bowel issue. He went above and beyond the expected service. I hate to admit it but he was the only doctor assigned to me during that visit that I had faith in. Due to the way this form was set up I was forced to put in info on my office visit which I did not have but I have spoken with his office assistants and they were quite friendly and helpful. I would recommend Dr. Vineet Choudhry to any friend or family member with great confidence.
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Evelyn – Jan 15, 2020
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Would never recommend. First appointment of day and waited over an hour. Never saw him for 3 weeks after surgery and he was NOT available by phone.
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Jan 06, 2020
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Had some severe pain a week after Robot Lysis of Adhesions. Went to ER and said it was diverticulitis new onset. With follow up from surgery, Dr. Choudhry was able to suggest a plan to help me with pain from diverticulitis. He is very thoughtful and listens. He was my advocate when another Dr. should have seen me. The office staff is supportive too. I’m so happy I have a surgeon.
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PJansen – Sep 11, 2019
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First class surgeon! Referred to him by my regular doctor's office for a hernia repair. They will get a 5 star for this referral! He has excellent respect also, by the nursing and anesthesia staff and others at St David's Medical Center, south Austin. Highly recommend that you put yourself in his care when needed!
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Hutto, TX – Dec 07, 2018
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Dr Choudhry was recommended by our insurance company after we got the run a round by Scott and White in Temple from the office visit to the surgery and recovery they went above and beyond the call of duty the girls in the office did a great job the surgery went well and was done at St David's in Austin the level of care I received was great I live in Belton and this done in Austin because of the level of care outside Scott and White thanks again
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Chip Clover in Belton, TX – Sep 08, 2018
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Cannot say enough about the wound care Dr. Choudhry and his staff gave to me when it seemed like nothing was going to end the infection in my back from an unrelated surgery. Dr. Choudhry was involved initially as a consultant but after about 45 days, it became apparent that something other than antibiotics had to be done. He took me into surgery and found an internal stitch that had become infected that was causing the never ending drainage from the wound. After a few weeks all is well again.
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Cynthia Reid in Austin, TX – Sep 06, 2018
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Dr Choudhry performed a Laproscopic Hernia Repair on me one week ago today. From the first appointment in early December to the Surgery on December 28th everything went so smoothly it made it bearable having a hernia... He took the time to explain fully the entire procedure even a display of the materials used in the procedure. He gave me confidence in his ability to perform the procedure with my best interest in mind.
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John Toucheck in Austin, Tx – Jan 05, 2018
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Dr. Choudhry performed surgery on me a few short weeks ago. Everything from the original conversation with him, his staff, the surgery, and the follow up, was very professional and friendly. I will definitely recommend him to my family and friends.
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Vic Steele in Hutto, TX – Oct 24, 2017
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Awesome surgeon. Took care of a incisional hernia for me. Very passionate.
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Paul Delomel RPh in Austin, TX – Sep 13, 2017
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I have known Dr Choudhry for several years. He has been very helpful to me and my family. He is always free with advise and very caring for his patients. I would use Dr. Choudhry for any surgery needs that he specializes in. In addition, he is a good family man and a man I respect. His staff is very helpful and Cindy remembers everything. How, is beyond me. She is always very professional and gets the job done. There billing person works very hard to make sure to maximize my insurance
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Leon Teague in Austin, Texas – Aug 08, 2017
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The best surgeon I have ever had, very confident in his work.
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Austin, TX – May 24, 2017
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The whole process was 5-star+ ! The front office and nurse were kind, very accessible and helpful. Dr. Choudhry took the time answer all of my questions, always had a friendly demeanor and did a great job on my inguinal and belly button hernia surgeries, utilizing latest/greatest technologies. I strongly recommend Dr Choudhry for any type of hernia surgery.
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JasonB in Austin, TX – May 01, 2017
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Outstanding in every way. Excellent communication skills and bedside manner besides. Did a great job in addressing my needs.
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Bill Shields in Austin, TX – Mar 20, 2017
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Dr. Choudhry’s experience and knowledge instilled my confidence. He is a pleasant and patient doctor, who was never condescending as he more than adequately answered my multitude of questions during pre and post-surgery appointments. His staff was responsive, personable and very helpful.
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Bob Stuart in Cedar Park, TX – Mar 19, 2017
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Dr. Choudhry was an excellent doctor and took very good care of my son, but his nurse at the front desk was one of the rudest person we have met. She was nice in the begining and then felt the need to voice her opinion to my son after his surgery in a manner that was unexceptable and continued to talk to us to the point that I finally was fed up and tried to contact Dr. Choudhry and inform him of her behavior. He was feeling very uncomfortable at the idea of walking back into the office to see D
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Daniel in Austin, TX – Feb 08, 2017
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Dr Choudhry is an excellent surgeon. I am so pleased with the results of my surgery. He explains the surgery in a very thorough manner. His surgical technique is excellent - I healed very rapidly. I would highly recommend him for hemorrhoid surgery. My experience with the TDH surgery was remarkable. If I had known about this surgery previously, I could have avoided years of pain.
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Susan Ivester in Round Rock, TX – Jan 06, 2017
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My visit with dr. Choudhry was a success. He fixed my problem as he said he would. Thanks to him and his staff for there help.
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Eloy ramos in Austin, TX – Sep 21, 2016
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I felt very comfortable with doctor and staff!
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David Ruggle in Austin, TX – Aug 23, 2016
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Dr. Choudhry was wonderful-he took his time explaining the overall procedure answering all my questions in a professional manner. His staff was kind professional just exceptional people. I truly trust Dr. Choudhry explicitly.
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About Me

I strive to provide the most competent, up to date, and compassionate care to all my patients.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
University Of Kansas School Of Medicine-Wichita-General Surgery
Residency Hospital
2004
University of Kansas School of Medicine - Wichita - General Surgery
Internship Hospital
2003
The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
University Of Texas At Austin
Undergraduate School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • General Surgery Board Certification, 2010
  • America's Top Surgeons, 2010
  • Stanford's Who's Who, 2010

Media & Publications

  • The Safety of Hypertonic Saline Solution for Resuscitation in Trauma, 02/2009
  • Synchronous Sigmoid and Cecal Volvulus, 10/2008

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Practice Areas

Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery

This subspecialty of general surgery treats a variety of conditions affecting the liver, pancreas, gallbladder and spleen through procedures including liver resection, gallbladder removal, and the Whipple procedure.Compare with other Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Gallbladder Removal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choudhry performs Gallbladder Removal more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Choudhry performs this procedure more than 76% of their peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Choudhry performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Choudhry performs this procedure more than 75% of their peers

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Dr. Choudhry's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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NorthStar Surgery Specialists, PA12319 N Mo Pac Expy Ste 350 Austin, TX 78758
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