Two Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeons (CTVS) physicians have been named 2022 Super Doctors Rising Stars in the July issue of Texas Monthly magazine. Congratulations to vascular surgeon David Nation, M.D. and cardiothoracic surgeon Brendan Dewan, M.D. on this special recognition! Dr. David Nation specializes in all areas of endovascular and vascular surgery. His special interests include treatment of aortic aneurysmal disease, endovascular and open surgical treatment of peripheral vascular disease, and treatment of carotid stenosis. Dr. Brendan Dewan specializes in adult cardiothoracic surgery and special interests include adult acquired valvular heart disease including aortic root surgery, minimally invasive mitral and aortic valve operations, transcatheter valve replacement, thoracic aortic aneurysm and dissection repair, coronary revascularization and arrhythmia surgery. Super Doctors Rising Stars are selected each year by research firm MSP Communications as a result of positive peer recommendations, patient testimonials, and professional achievement. Doctors in the Rising Stars category have been practicing for ten years or less and show exceptional promise in making meaningful contributions to their chosen medical field. Only 2.5% of all active Texas physicians are selected to the Texas Rising Stars list. To schedule an appointment with any of our board-certified cardiothoracicvascular, or general thoracic specialists, please visit or call us at (512) 459-8753. Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for regular updates.