Dr. David M Zientek MD Cardiologist

Dr. David Zientek is a cardiologist in Austin, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Seton Medical Center Austin and University Medical Center at Brackenridge. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Zientek accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 50 doctors at Seton Medical Center Austin and one of 6 at University Medical Center at Brackenridge who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

University Medical Center at Brackenridge

Seton Medical Center Austin
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985–1988

Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1991–1992

Vanderbilt University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1988–1991

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Loyola University
Other Training, Bioethics and Health Policy, 2010–2012

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACC), American College of Cardiology

Publications & Presentations

Artificial Nutrition and Hydration in Catholic Healthcare: Balancing Tradition, Recent Teaching, and Law.
Zientek, D. M.

The Texas Advance Directives Act of 1999: an exercise in futility?
Zientek, D.M.

Physician entrepreneurs, self-referral, and conflicts of interest: an overview.
Zientek, D.M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Idaho PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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