Finding Providers

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

Showing 1-3 of 3
Dr. Daniel Phillip Geisler, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
6560 Fannin Street; Suite 1404
Houston, TX

Dr. Dan Geisler is a specialist in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Geisler's areas of expertise include the following: colon cancer, incontinence, and crohn's disease. He is professionally affiliated with Cleveland Clinic and Houston Methodist. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare EPO, and United Healthcare HMO. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Geisler attended medical school at St. Louis University School of Medicine.

Read more

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

No Photo
Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
6431 Fannin; Msb 4.020
Houston, TX

Dr. Richard Nahouraii specializes in general surgery, trauma surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine). Dr. Nahouraii is a graduate of Yale School of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare HSA, and more.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in General Surgery
1 Baylor Plaza; Suite 404d
Houston, TX

Dr. Sonia Orcutt is a medical specialist in general surgery. She studied medicine at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Orcutt is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments



New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information



Online Communication

Practice Affiliation


Medical School


Years Since Graduation

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.