About Barbara L Solnek, APRN, FNP-BC

Barbara Solnek, APRN, FNP-BC, ACNP-BC has been a Cardiology Nurse Practitioner since 2001 and has worked at Austin Heart in collaboration with Dr. Frank Zidar since 2006. Past experience includes staff nurse as well as leadership positions in the Emergency Department, ICU, CCU and Trauma unit.


University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock Texas, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Certifications & Memberships

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)


  • American College of Cardiology (ACC)




Cardiovascular Disease

Office Locations

Austin-Heart Hospital
3801 N. Lamar
Suite 300
Austin, TX 78756
Phone: (512) 206-3600 or (800) 803-6930
Fax: (512) 407-1874
Med Rec Fax: (512) 407-1941

Additional Locations

Austin Heart - Fredericksburg

205 W. Windcrest St, Suite 230
Fredericksburg, TX 78624