F. Javier Otero, MD, FACC has a wealth of experience providing expert care in cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Seville in Spain. He is board certified in cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology and cardiovascular computed tomography.

Dr. Otero completed his internal medicine residency program, cardiology fellowship and interventional cardiology fellowship in Galveston, Texas at the University of Texas Medical Branch. During his training, he was honored with the Outstanding Faculty Nomination and Aventis Outstanding Cardiology Fellows Award. He is fully trained in general cardiology, including cardiac catheterization, PTCA, coronary stenting, peripheral vascular angioplasty and stenting, rotation atherectomy and nuclear cardiology.

In recognition of his clinical accomplishments, Dr. Otero has been recognized as a “Top Cardiologist in Austin/Leading Physicians of the World” (International Association of Cardiologists, 2010), “America’s Top Cardiologists” (Consumers Research Council of America, 2007), and an “Outstanding Physician” (St. David’s Medical Center, 2007). As a physician leader in his specialty, he has also served as the Chairman for the Department of Cardiology (2005-2009) and Cardiac Catheterization Lab Medical Director (2010-present) for St. David’s Medical Center. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, Texas Medical Association, American Society of Internal Medicine, Royal College of Medicine of Spain and the Travis County Medical Society.


Medical School
University of Seville

Internal Medicine: University of Texas Medical Branch

Interventional Cardiology & Cardiology: University of Texas Medical Branch

Certifications & Memberships

Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology, and Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.



Languages Spoken



Cardiovascular Disease

Office Locations

Cardio Texas
1015 E 32nd St
Suite 508
Austin, TX 78705
Phone: (512) 807-3140
Fax: (512) 480-3153