Russell Krienke

Russell B. Krienke, MD Pronunciation Guide

Family Medicine
4.8of 5 | (485) | View Reviews
About our provider ratings

ARC South 1st Ages seen: 0 - 99 Joined ARC: 1981

About Russell B. Krienke, MD

  • Dr. Krienke currently has long wait times for new patients. Please see below for physicians and advanced practice clinicians (APCs) he recommends to new patients wanting to transfer or establish care at ARC.

    If Dr. Krienke is your primary care physician, please book your appointment via your ARC MyChart account or call 512-ARC-INFO (512-272-4636).


    Dr. Krienke enjoys fishing, hunting, and golfing and has more time for his hobbies now that his four children have left home. He attends Hyde Park Baptist Church and serves as a volunteer physician for Camp Ozark every Summer. One interesting note to share about Dr. Krienke is that he has always been interested in different cultures of the world, even studying Swahili, one of the main languages of East Africa, while attending The University Of Texas at Austin.

     

I treat patients the way that I would like to be treated. I would like to provide comprehensive care as much as possible. I like to recommend the most reasonable care to my patients.

Services

Medicare Wellness

Medicare Wellness

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Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

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Locations & Hours

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Family Practice
  • Medical School
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1978
  • Residency
    Central Texas Medical Foundation Austin, Texas, 1981
  • Professional Positions
    • Board Member, Hyde Park Baptist School
    • Chief Medical Officer, Austin Regional Clinic, 1992-2017

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on "Did the healthcare provider or doctor provide the care you expected?"

4.8out of 5
  • May 16, 2024

    Dr Krienke is one of the best ARC docs, friendly, extremely knowledgeable and helpful

  • May 16, 2024

    40 years plus with Dr. Krienke and he's excellent as usual. It's amazing to have kept him all these years and at the same location. I sincerely appreciate his treatment and diagnoses.

  • May 16, 2024

    Regularly receive excellent medical care with ARC

  • May 16, 2024

    Dr Krienke and his Nurse are always so friendly and make me feel comfortable. I also like the fact that with Dr Krienke I never have to wait a long time.

  • May 15, 2024

    Dr. Krienke responded to all my questions. He explained in lay man medical terms I could understand.

  • May 15, 2024

    Too crowded