To schedule an appointment by phone, please call (512) 901-4011.

Patience Reading, a board-certified neurologist, earned her medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas. She later completed her residency and fellowship at the University of Michigan.

Dr. Reading has been at Austin Diagnostic Clinic since 2003. As a neurologist, she sees patients with a wide range of neurological issues. Dr. Reading, more than two decades in, is happy to say she continues to find the practice of neurology satisfying and rewarding. She has been awarded a ‘Top Doc’ of Austin recognition and named a Texas Monthly ‘Super Doc’ of Texas for the past several years.

Away from work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, three kids, and her little dog.

She also loves horseback riding and frequently competes in riding competitions.


  • 2020 ‘Top Doc’ of Austin
  • 2020 ‘Super Doc’ of Texas
  • 2021 ‘Top Doc’ of Austin
  • 2021 ‘Super Doc’ of Texas
  • 2022 ‘Super Doc’ of Texas
  • 2023 ‘Top Doc’ of Austin
  • 2023 ‘Super Doc’ of Texas
  • 2024 ‘Top Doc’ of Austin


Medical School
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas

University of Michigan Department of Internal Medicine

University of Michigan Department of Neurology

University of Michigan, Electrophysiology including EEG, EMG and NCS with special clinical emphasis in neuromuscular disease

Certifications & Memberships

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology





Office Locations

North Clinic
12221 N MoPac Expy
Austin, TX 78758
Phone: (512)901-1111

Additional Locations

St. David's North Austin Medical Center

12221 N Mopac Expy
Austin, TX 78758
Phone: (512) 901-1000