Meet Dr. David Sneed

Austin Family Medicine Associates

Dr David Sneed DO Austin Texas Dr. David Sneed has been a Family Physician in Austin since 1985. Prior to this, he served and trained in the United States Navy and served domestically and abroad as a naval physician.  Dr. Sneed is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. and is active in numerous professional organizations, including the Texas Medical Association (TMA) and the Travis County Medical Association (TCMA).  Additionally, he is a past Chairman of the Board of South Austin Hospital and currently serves on the  board of directors of Easter Seals Central Texas.

Dr. Sneed has his greatest interests in preventive health and anti-aging medicine. He is also the co-founder and medical director of Aesthetica MedSpa, Austin’s very first medical spa and cosmetic dermatology clinic.  He is married to Sharon M. Sneed, PhD, with whom he co-founded Aesthetica MedSpa and together they have three children and two wonderful grandchildren. The Sneeds  enjoy travelling and photography.

Dr. Sneed’s  Resume

1971-1975   Texas A&M University,  B.S. Zoology,   cum laude
1975-1979   Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine Ft. Worth, Texas,  Doctor of  Osteopathic Medicine, honors
1979-1980   Naval Regional Medical Center Internship Program, Oakland, California
1981-1983   Naval Regional Medical Center Family Practice Residency, Charleston, S.C.

Work Experience

2003 – present, Austin Family Medicine Associates
Family Physician – President and Founder
2000 – present, Aesthetica MedSpa
Cosmetic Dermatology – President and Medical Director
2014 – present, Austin Community College
Cosmetic Dermatology – Clinical Professor
1985-2000, South Austin Family Practice Clinic
Family Physician – Founding Partner
1982-1985, Naval Hospital Corpus Christi, Texas
Medical Officer – Family Physician
Honorable Discharge as Lt. Commander
1980-1981 Third Marine Division Okinawa, Japan
Physician, US Marine Corps

Awards and Honors

Fellow,  American Academy of Family Physicians
Diplomat, American Board of Family Practice
Medicis Aesthetics Advisory Council
Board of Trustees, South Austin Hospital 1996-2000
Chairman of the Board of Trustees, South Austin Hospital 1997-1999
Board of Directors, Quality Care Network (600 physician network) 1995-2000
President, South Austin Physicians, Inc. (150 physician IPA) 1996-1999
Fellow, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine


Texas Medical Association
Texas Osteopathic Medical Association
Travis County Medical Society
Texas Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Family Physicians
American College of Phlebology
American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine