Notification of Dr. Kul's Departure

Dr. Satyarth Kul will stop seeing patients with Austin Kidney Associates on December 31, 2020.

Patients being seen by Dr. Kul can be scheduled with a new doctor or can request to have their medical records sent to a new physician at the patient's request.

A copy of Dr. Kul's departure letter can be viewed here.

Please call our office if you have any questions regarding your care.

Announcing Our New Patient Portal

Please ask your nurse or our staff how you can sign up for the patient portal if you are not already enrolled. 

You can access our patient portal at or by the Patient Portal button located on the top, right-hand side on our home page on our website.

Our patient portal gives you direct communication with your provider and nurse to ask a health-related question, request a refill, request & view your lab results, request an appointment and view your medical information that we have on file.

Ask to sign up today!

Honors and Awards

Congratulations to Dr. Byron Welch on being named as one of Austin's Best Doctors of 2014!

In Austin Monthly January 2011 Magazine, Dr. Paul Nader and Dr. Byron Welch were selected in the

“303 of Austin’s Peer-Selected Best Doctors”.

In the Austin Business Journal September 2nd special section, Dr. Paul Nader and Dr. Byron Welch are featured in its first annual list of "Best Doctors".

The Austin Business Journal Best Doctors list covers physicians in 59 specialty and sub-specialty categories

in the Central Texas area who are in The Best Doctors In America 2011-2012 database.  This proprietary database of more than 50,000 expert physicians is compiled by Best Doctors, Inc., a 22-year-old Boston-based medical information company that has the largest continuous, peer-to-peer survey of medical professionals.  As part of the Best Doctors' survey, which is conducted every two years, physicians are asked questions like, "If you or a loved one needed a doctor in your specialty, to whom would you refer them?"

Congratulations to Dr. Paul Nader and Dr. Byron Welch!

Super Doctors is a listing of outstanding physicians from more than 30 medical specialties who have attained a high degree of peer recognition or professional achievement.  The listing is published as a special supplement in leading newspapers and city and regional magazines.  Only the highest scoring physicians are included on the Super Doctors List, which is approximately 5% of the physicians within the state or region.

Congratulations to Dr. Helen Maidment, Dr. Peter Miller, Dr. Paul Nader and Dr. Karon Simpson for your recognition in Super Doctors!