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We found 7 providers matching endoscopic surgery and who accept Bronze Choice HSA 6300 - 2 near Galveston, TX.

Dr. Matthew William Ryan, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Matthew Ryan's specialty is otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). Patient reviews placed Dr. Ryan at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Ryan include chronic sinusitis and nasal polypectomy. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Ryan attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Shands HealthCare and a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina for residency. He has received the distinction of Alpha Omega Alpha. His hospital/clinic affiliations include VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS) and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: Septoplasty, Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak, Sinus Problems, Nasal Polypectomy, Nose Problems, Chronic ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $865
  • Medicare Cost: $339
Dr. Linda Goluch Phillips, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1005 Harborside Drive
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Linda Phillips specializes in plastic surgery. On average, patients gave Dr. Phillips a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Her areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. She attended the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Chicago and a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. Dr. Phillips has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. She is professionally affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health).

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast Lift, Burn Reconstruction, ... (Read more)

Dr. Andrew Yuan Zhang, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
301 University Boulevard; Utmb Division of Plastic Surgery
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Andrew Zhang is a plastic surgeon and hand surgeon in Galveston, TX and Dallas, TX. Areas of expertise for Dr. Zhang include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Zhang accepts. He studied medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Stanford Hospital & Clinics. He has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Zhang speaks Chinese. Dr. Zhang is affiliated with the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast Implant ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 18
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,283
  • Medicare Cost: $506
Dr. Farrah Naz Siddiqui, MD
Specializes in Allergy, Other, Otolaryngology
301 University Boulevard; Utmb Department of Otolaryngol
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Farrah Siddiqui is a specialist in allergy and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). She works in League City, TX, Texas City, TX, and Galveston, TX. Dr. Siddiqui has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is professionally affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health). She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. She graduated from Aga Khan University Medical College. Her residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,393
  • Medicare Cost: $233
Dr. Eric Lowry Cole, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Otolaryngology
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Eric Cole is a pediatric plastic and reconstructive surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) specialist in League City, TX and Galveston, TX. Areas of expertise for Dr. Cole include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Cole attended Duke University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Duke University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of North Carolina (UNC). He is professionally affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health).

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast Implant ... (Read more)

Dr. Patricia Anne Maeso, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
301 University Boulevard; Utmb Galveston; Oto Department
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Patricia Maeso is an otolaryngologist. She is a graduate of the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. Her areas of expertise include the following: sinusitis (sinus infection), endoscopic sinus surgery, and thyroid problems. Dr. Maeso's average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Maeso is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Amerigroup Star, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. She is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital, Houston Methodist, and Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic sinus surgery

All Interests: Sleep Disorders, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Minor Surgery, Sleep Apnea, Nose Problems, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Steven Blackwell's specialty is plastic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Blackwell include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He attended medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Blackwell trained at the University Hospital, Cincinnati and a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for residency. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

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What is Endoscopic Surgery?

Endoscopic surgery is a type of minimally invasive surgery using a tool called an endoscope, a kind of thin, hollow tube. The endoscope contains optical fibers that transmit light and images, so a doctor can see through it. It can be inserted through a small incision or into an opening in the body (such as the mouth, nose, or anus). The endoscope allows a physician access to see and perform procedures on the inside of the body without needing to make a large incision.

Once the endoscope is moved inside the body, the physician can use it to examine the area. Then very small tools can be moved through the tube of the endoscope and used to perform the surgery. Miniature forceps can take a biopsy or remove a growth, place and take out stitches, or collect cell samples. Endoscopic surgery can be used for many different procedures including sinus surgery, kidney stone removal and certain biopsies. It can even be used for brain surgery.

Because endoscopic surgery requires either a very tiny incision or none at all, there is very little scarring and a much easier recovery than with full open surgery.