Finalists of this year’s Best of the Best Houston Chronicle contest attended an award gala celebration at the Hilton Americas on Tuesday, July 20. Among these finalists was the Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists clinic, which was ultimately named Best Varicose Vein Treatment Center in Houston, Texas 2021 during the exciting gala event.

The Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists beat two other vein clinic finalists to win the title in the third and final round of the contest, having previously made it through the first and second rounds of voting. Dr. Bardwil – the lead surgeon and phlebologist at the varicose vein treatment center – and his trusted team are thrilled that their hard work has been recognized by the readers of The Houston Chronicle.

For expert help on vascular issues, give the team at Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists a call today to learn more about the treatment options available to you.

The Best of the Best contest

The ‘Best of the Best 2021’ competition was held by The Houston Chronicle, one of the largest newspapers in the United States with 825,000 daily readers and 1.4 million Sunday readers.

The Houston Chronicle’s 2021 Best of the Best awards were created to celebrate the “Best of the Best in Houston, as voted by Houstonians”. The nominating and voting process adhered to a community choice format, with more than 240,000 votes being cast from all over Houston this year in three rounds to find the best people, places, and businesses across a number of different categories. Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists was honored to be top in the category for best vein center.

The Houston Chronicle issued a thank you on its website, highlighting the fact that this year’s annual contest was even more poignant than usual after a tough year because of COVID-19. They note that the award gala was one of the first in-person events to be held in Houston after various lockdowns, so the atmosphere there was a lively one, and added that: “This year’s Best Of The Best was about resilience and vitality in Houston, where small business shines through!”

The full list of the 2021 “Best of the Best” winners is available to view on the Houston Chronicle’s website.

Veins giving you grief?

Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists is run by Dr. Michael F. Bardwil, a board-certified vascular surgeon and phlebologist with over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bardwil has earned many honors over his long career, and has been recognized by both Living Magazine and H Texas Magazine as one of the best vascular surgeons in Houston, Texas.

Here is a list of some other notable awards that the Dr. Bardwil and his clinic have won in recent years:

  • H Texas Magazine Top Doc award in the field of vascular medicine in 2021.
  • H Texas Magazine Top Doc award in the field of vascular medicine in 2019.
  • H Texas Magazine Top Doc award in the field of vascular medicine in 2018.
  • H Texas Magazine Top Doc award in the field of vascular medicine in 2017.
  • H Texas Magazine Top Doc award in the field of vascular medicine in 2016.
  • Leading Physicians of the World: award as a Top Vascular Surgeon in Texas: 2014.
  • Living Magazine SuperDoc, vascular medicine: 2014.

If you suffer from painful and unsightly varicose veins or spider veins, there are treatment options available to you so that you may stop the pain, discomfort, and feel better.  Luckily, Dr. Bardwil and his expert team offer a variety of effective, professional treatment options for vascular issues at Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists.

To find the best treatment options for your varicose veins, get in touch with Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists today.


More information

Based in Katy and Houston, Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists is a place where patients with vascular problems like varicose veins and spider veins can seek life-changing specialist treatment. If you’re searching for the best vein doctor near me, you’ve come to the right place.

For more information on the clinic, please visit You can also call (713) 461 4945 to schedule an initial evaluation with the best vascular surgeon in Houston, Dr. Bardwil.


About Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists

Welcome to Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists. Dr. Michael Bardwil, our founder, is a board certified vascular surgeon and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He specializes in the treatment of veins and addresses issues related to vascular disease.…

Contact Texas Vein & Cosmetic Specialists
13254 Forkland Drive
Texas 77077
United States
(713) 461-4945