We found 3 general surgeons who accept Coventry Bronze near Houston, TX.

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Dr. Daniel Phillip Geisler, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
6560 Fannin Street; Suite 1404
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Dan Geisler is a general surgeon and colon and rectal surgeon. On average, patients gave Dr. Geisler a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: colon cancer, incontinence, and crohn's disease. He honors several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare EPO, and United Healthcare HMO. Dr. Geisler graduated from St. Louis University School of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Cleveland Clinic and Houston Methodist. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Incontinence, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Gastrointestinal Problems, Colon Cancer, Crohn's Disease, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
6431 Fannin; Msb 4.020
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Richard Nahouraii is a physician who specializes in general surgery, trauma surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine). Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Dr. Nahouraii attended Yale School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Surgery
1 Baylor Plaza; Suite 404d
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Sonia Orcutt sees patients in Houston, TX. Her medical specialty is general surgery. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. She graduated from Boston University School of Medicine.

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What is General Surgery?

A general surgeon is a specialist who performs many different kinds of operations, with a focus on those located in the chest and abdomen. General surgeons have specific knowledge about anatomy, surgical techniques, and wound care that allows them to excel at a wide variety of procedures.

While a general surgeon can perform many different kinds of operations, there are a few types that are most common in general surgery. They include:
  • Mastectomies and breast cancer removal
  • Laparoscopic abdominal surgery, including hernia repairs and weight loss surgery
  • Colorectal surgery to treat conditions such as intestinal polyps or Crohn’s disease
  • Abdominal transplants, such as kidney transplants or liver transplants
  • Emergency surgery, performing all different kinds of needed surgery in an emergency department

A general surgery residency requires the doctor to have direct experience in ten widely different areas, including abdominal procedures, pediatric surgery, removing cancer, and repairing trauma. General surgeons have the ability to examine patients, perform biopsies, and plan care. They can prescribe antibiotics and pain medication and manage complications. They are operation experts, from diagnosis through recovery.