William Abide, Jr., MD

Dr. William Abide, Jr. completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Dallas and received his medical degree from Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock, Texas. His postgraduate training began with an Internal Medicine residency at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska, followed by a cardiology fellowship earned at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. Dr. Abide graduated from Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock, Texas. He is board certified in Cardiology, Vascular Interpretation, Nuclear Cardiology and Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Professional Associations

  • American College of Cardiology, 2010-current
  • American Medical Association, 2007-2008
  • American College of Physicians, 2007-2008
  • Texas Medical Association, Student Member, 2003-2005
  • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, 2013


  • Abide, Subramaniam, Jain. Physical Exam Findings Not Forgotten. Journal of Investigative Medicine. January 2012; Vol 60, No 1.
  • Baldwin, Abide, Glancy, et al. Myocardial Infarction After Taser Exposure. Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society. 2010 Sept-Oct; 162(5):291-2, 294-5.
  • Alla, Reddy, Abide, Hee, Hunter. Delayed Lead Perforation: Can We Ever Let the Guard Down? Cardiology Research and Practice. 2010 July 25; pii 741751.
  • Ning MD, Abide MD and Hurley MD. Normocytic Anemia in Systemic Lupus Erythrematosus, American College of Physicians Regional Meeting Poster Presentation, Omaha, NE, 2007.
  • Abide, MD, Ulveling, MD, Esterbrooks, MD. Unmasking of Wolff-Parkinson-White, Society of General Internal Medicine Poster Presentation, Chicago, IL, 2008.

Physician Rating

Recommendation Rating 4.7
404 reviews

Exam Thorough: 4.7 Provider Answers: 4.8 Provider Concern: 4.8 Wait Reasonable: 4.5

Each patient’s experience at our practice is important to us. As we strive to provide the highest level of care, we value feedback on all aspects of the patient experience. This Medical GPS patient experience survey measures patient satisfaction from the time the appointment was made to the time the patient spent with the provider.

  • Exam Thorough: The Exam Thorough rating reflects how satisfied patients were at the thoroughness and completeness of their examination and treatment.
  • Provider Answers:The Provider Answers rating shows the level of patient satisfaction on how the provider was able to answer questions and fully explain treatment.
  • Provider Concern: Provider concern measures the extent to which patients agree they were treated with courtesy, respect and concern throughout the entire examination.
  • Recommend: The Recommendation rating reflects patients’ overall likelihood of recommending their provider to friends or family members.
  • Wait Reasonable: This rating measures patient satisfaction on the total time spent waiting for the provider.

Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Texas Tech School of Medicine, Lubbock, TX
Residency: Internal Medicine: Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Fellowship: Cardiovascular Disease: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA
Specialty Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology and Vascular Interpretation - American Board of Internal Medicine





William Abide, Jr., MD


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William Abide, Jr., MD

Office Locations

Austin Heart, PLLC
1330 Wonder World Dr
Suite B108
San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone: (512) 396-5603
Fax: (512) 396-5623
Hours: Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm