Syed Z. Rizvi, M.D., RPVI

Vascular Surgeon and Endovascular Specialist

Dr. Rizvi has been caring for the vascular needs of patients throughout South Texas since he joined PVA in 2012.

Board certified and trained to treat all vascular conditions including leg circulation problems, deep vein thrombosis, and varicose veins, Dr. Rizvi has a special clinical interest in critical limb ischemia, thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysms, cerebrovascular disease and dialysis access management.  He also has extensive experience in complex endovascular procedures, hybrid surgical techniques, and open surgery.

When he is not providing care for his patients, Dr. Rizvi enjoys running, playing tennis and travelling with his family.

Please note: Dr. Rizvi will be transitioning to a new practice called Vascular Institute of San Antonio – Baptist Medical Network. Their phone number is (210) 962-5709, and their primary address is 9153 Huebner Road, San Antonio, Texas 78240. His clinical services with the new organization will be available after January 15th, 2024.  Please know that your care will proceed uninterrupted, and he will continue to go to all locations that he previously practiced at. If you have any questions, or would like to obtain a copy of your medical records, please call PVA at (210) 237-4444.

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
  • RPVI (Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation)


  • Fellowship Vascular Surgery Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
  • Residency General Surgery Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
  • Doctor of Medicine Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan

Societies and Organizations

  • Bexar County Medical Society (BCMS)
  • American College of Surgeons Fellow
  • Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Southern Association for Vascular Surgery
  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Texas Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
  • Contact Us Today: 210.237.4444
  • Veintec: 210.483.8822