Dr.Robert Feldtman


Robert Feldtman, MD, FACS

Dr. Feldtman is board-certified in Vascular Surgery, and in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  He is Chairman of the Endovascular Committee, Methodist Health System. He served on the faculty of Texas A&M University, Baylor College of Medicine, and UT Houston. Dr. Feldtman was Chief of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at Central Texas VA Medical Center from 2000-2008.

As well as being recognized internationally as an accomplished endovascular surgeon, Dr. Feldtman has also been delivering heart and blood vessel care to patients in Texas for 32 years. His extensive experience includes heart and vascular training by Drs DeBakey and Crawford at the Texas Medical Center in Houston.

Dr. Feldtman is also an expert on arm pain related to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS). Click here to read more on TOS.

Read Dr. Feldtman’s CV here.

Postdoctoral Education

  • Resident, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas 1972-1977
  • Chief Resident, General and Vascular Surgery, Lackland AFB 1976-1977
  • Resident, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 1981-1983

Clinical Interest

  • Peripheral vascular surgery
  • Thoracic and abdominal aneurysm treatment
  • Pacemaker and defibrillator lead removal and repair
  • Peripheral vascular surgery
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Honors / Awards

  • Deans Excellence Award, UT Houston Medical School
  • Hektoen Silver Medal – American Medical Association

Hospital Staff Appointments

  • Attending Surgeon – Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Charlton Methodist, Mansfield Methodist