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Dr. Vivek Goswami is originally from Channahon, Illinois. He performed his undergraduate studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He completed his internship and residency at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois. After being awarded multiple research grants, he completed a cardiovascular research fellowship in clinical outcomes at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. He then completed his clinical cardiovascular fellowship at the University of Missouri at Kansas City / Mid-America Heart Institute.

Dr. Goswami is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology, Vascular Interpretation, Clinical Lipidology and Internal Medicine.

He currently serves as the Medical Director of Austin's only dedicated Lipid and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Clinic. He is also Chairman of Nuclear Medicine at Austin Heart. He works as a clinical assistant professor teaching medical students at the Texas A&M Health Science Center. He serves on the Board of Directors and has recently been named President of the American Heart Association (Austin). He specializes in general cardiac and vascular care as well as cardiac imaging and preventative cardiology. He has published numerous book chapters and has had multiple TV and radio appearances on a diverse range of cardiac topics.


General cardiology, vascular medicine, cardiac and peripheral imaging, preventative cardiology

Office Locations:

Northwest Austin

Austin Heart Steiner Ranch

Clinical Appointments:

  • Medical Director, Lipid and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Clinic, Austin Heart
  • Medical Director, Nuclear Cardiology, Austin Heart
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Texas A&M Health Science Center
  • President, American Heart Association (Austin)

Professional Affiliations:

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Physicians
  • Travis County Medical Society
  • American Society of Internal Medicine
  • National Lipid Association

Personal Interests:

Dr. Goswami is married with 3 children. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and watching sports. He also has a strong affinity for all things automobile related.

Media Features:

Dr. Goswami - in the Media


  • Vainrib A, Viccellio A, Goswami VJ. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy. Medscape Reference, December 18, 2014.
  • Goswami VJ, Wilklow FE, Celebi MM, Suleman A, Sander GE. Dilated Cardiomyopathy. Medscape Reference,  October 06, 2014
  • Goswami VJ, Forker AD. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy, eMedicine Journal, September 22 2006, Volume 7, Number 9.
  • Goswami VJ, ORourke RA. Epidemiology and Non Invasive Assessment of Coronary Artery Disease. Interventional Cardiology Secrets. Editor: Eduardo De Marchena, MD. Hanley & Belfus, Inc. 2003.
  • Goswami VJ, ORourke RA. Approach to the Patient with Palpitations. Best Practice of Medicine: Cardiology, Thompson Micromedex Systems, 2003.
  • Enriquez J, Goswami VJ, Nugent K, Reid K, Spertus J. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Significantly Decreases Survival and Impairs Health Status Recovery of Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients. Circulation, 2005. 111(20): e338


Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

University of Missouri at Kansas City / Mid America Heart Institute
Research Fellowship: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Certifications & Memberships

American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease)
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (Nuclear Cardiology)
American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation)
American Board of Clinical Lipidology (Clinical Lipidology)


Austin Heart Steiner Ranch



Languages Spoken



Cardiovascular Disease

Office Locations

Austin Heart
11149 Research Blvd
Bldg. 1, Suite 125
Austin, TX 78759
Phone: (512) 338-0492
Fax: (512) 338-0265

Office Hours

8:00am - 5:00pm


(512) 206-4300

Additional Locations

Austin - Steiner Ranch

5145 RM 620 North
Austin, TX 78732
Phone: (512) 338-0492
Fax: (512) 338-0265