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We found 26 providers matching sclerotherapy and who accept Blue Choice Bronze PPO 005 near Houston, TX.

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Dr. Theodore Rosen, MD
Specializes in General Practice, Dermatology
6620 Main; Suite 1425
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Theodore Rosen sees patients in Houston, TX. His medical specialties are general practice and dermatology (skin disorders). Dr. Rosen's clinical interests include ultraviolet (UV) light therapy and psoriasis. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine for his residency. Dr. Rosen has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Rosen's hospital/clinic affiliations include Texas Children’s Hospital, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Main Facility, and Baylor College of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

All Interests: Psoriasis, Sclerotherapy, Cosmetic Treatments, Laser Treatment, Ultraviolet Light Therapy, Collagen ... (Read more)

Dr. Stuart Anthony Harlin, MD
Specializes in Legal Medicine, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
925 N. Shepherd
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Stuart Harlin specializes in legal medicine, general surgery, and vascular surgery. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital, Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital, and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. For his professional training, Dr. Harlin completed residency programs at Keesler Air Force Base Medical Center and Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. Patients gave Dr. Harlin an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 97
  • Uninsured Cost: $363
  • Medicare Cost: $183
Dr. Richard Walker Lee, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Richard Lee is a general surgeon and vascular surgeon in Houston, TX. Dr. Lee's areas of expertise include the following: aortic aneurysm, stroke, and carotid endarterectomy. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He attended Creighton University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Creighton University. Dr. Lee's average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, United Healthcare Choice, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

All Interests: Sclerotherapy, Surgical Procedures, Angiogram, Aortic Aneurysm, Stents, Stroke, Wounds, Varicose ... (Read more)

Dr. Ulises Baltazar, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Ulises Baltazar practices general surgery and vascular surgery in Sugar Land, TX and Houston, TX. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: minor surgery, biopsy, and ultrasound (sonogram). Dr. Baltazar is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, United Healthcare Choice, and more. He is open to new patients. Dr. Baltazar graduated from La Salle University, Mexican Faculty of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with East Tennessee State University (ETSU).

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

All Interests: Brain AVM, Sclerotherapy, Minor Surgery, Ultrasound, Varicose Veins, Biopsy

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 14
  • Uninsured Cost: $652
  • Medicare Cost: $187
Dr. David Dong Ryun Shin, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Shin's medical specialty is general surgery and vascular surgery. In Dr. Shin's practice, he is particularly interested in varicose veins. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Hawaii at Manoa, John A. Burns School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Shin has an open panel.

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Clinical Interests: Varicose Veins

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 33
  • Uninsured Cost: $606
  • Medicare Cost: $203
Dr. Alan Boyd Lumsden, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Alan Lumsden specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and cardiothoracic surgery. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Lumsden include renal angioplasty, heart problems, and stroke. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, United Healthcare Choice, and more. Dr. Lumsden graduated from The University of Edinburgh College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

All Interests: Renal Angioplasty, Brain AVM, Sclerotherapy, Heart Problems, Surgical Procedures, Angiogram, Aortic ... (Read more)

Dr. Jacobo Nurko, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Other
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Jacobo Nurko practices general surgery and vascular surgery in Houston, TX and Baytown, TX. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. His areas of expertise include the following: ablation, aortic aneurysm, and angioplasty. Dr. Nurko is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Nurko's practice is open to new patients. He graduated from the University of Anahuac Faculty of Health Sciences. Dr. Nurko has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

All Interests: Sclerotherapy, Surgical Procedures, Angiogram, Aortic Aneurysm, Heart Surgery, Wounds, Varicose ... (Read more)

Dr. Imran Taj Mohiuddin, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
1200 Binz Street; Suite 1180
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Imran Mohiuddin's areas of specialization are general surgery and vascular surgery; he sees patients in Houston, TX and Sugar Land, TX. His areas of expertise include the following: renal angioplasty, ablation, and heart problems. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Mohiuddin accepts. Dr. Mohiuddin is a graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Mohiuddin is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

All Interests: Renal Angioplasty, Brain AVM, Sclerotherapy, Invasive Cardiology, Vascular Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

Dr. Brundha Balaraman, MD
Specializes in Surgical Dermatology
6400 Fannin Street; Suite 2720
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Brundha Balaraman is a medical specialist in surgical dermatology. After completing medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, she performed her residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. These areas are among her clinical interests: ablation, dermabrasion, and skin biopsy. Dr. Balaraman honors several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Balaraman is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. She welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Sclerotherapy, Cosmetic Surgery, Ablation, Laser ... (Read more)

Dr. Norman Harvey Rappaport, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Other
6560 Fannin Street; Suite 1812
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Norman Rappaport, who practices in Houston, TX, is a medical specialist in plastic surgery and hand surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Rappaport include cleft lip and palate, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Rappaport is affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital and Houston Methodist. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Rappaport's office for an appointment. He is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Rappaport completed residency programs at Abington Memorial Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Scleroderma, Sclerotherapy, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic ... (Read more)

Dr. Atilla Ertan, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
6400 Fannin; #1400
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Atilla Ertan, who practices in Houston, TX, is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. The average patient rating for Dr. Ertan is 4.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Ertan include ablation, ulcers, and anemia. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist and Memorial Hermann. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Ertan graduated from Ankara University. Dr. Ertan has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic sclerotherapy, sclerotherapy

All Interests: Brain AVM, Sclerotherapy, Gallstones, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, Gastrointestinal Problems, Colon ... (Read more)

Dr. Leroy Odom, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
2000 Crawford; Suite 1300
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Leroy Odom works as a gastroenterologist in Houston, TX and Katy, TX. His areas of expertise include the following: endoscopic sclerotherapy, hepatobiliary disorders, and hemorrhoids. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Odom graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Emory University for residency. Dr. Odom speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist, Park Plaza Hospital, and St. Joseph Medical Center (Houston). Dr. Odom's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic sclerotherapy

All Interests: Gastrointestinal Problems, Hepatobiliary Disorders, Liver Disease, Hemorrhoids, Endoscopy, ERCP, ... (Read more)

Dr. Alan Paul Glombicki, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology, Other
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Alan Glombicki's area of specialization is adult gastroenterology. These areas are among his clinical interests: ulcers, anemia, and crohn's disease. His professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital, Houston Methodist, and St. Joseph Medical Center (Houston). Dr. Glombicki studied medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Glombicki is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic sclerotherapy

All Interests: Gallstones, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Burns, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, Gastrointestinal Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Edward Hodges Withers, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Other
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Edward Withers' area of specialization is plastic surgery. His areas of expertise include thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). His professional affiliations include Texas Children’s Hospital and Houston Methodist. Dr. Withers is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Withers completed residency programs at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Withers has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

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

Dr. Azita Madjidi, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
6565 Fannin Street
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Azita Madjidi is a plastic surgery specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Madjidi average 4.5 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Madjidi include moles, dermabrasion, and botulinum toxin injection. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. For her residency, Dr. Madjidi trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. She is professionally affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital and Houston Methodist. Dr. Madjidi is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , sclerotherapy

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

Dr. Ronald Cornelious Colman, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
1200 Binz Street; Suite 800
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Ronald Colman sees patients in Houston, TX. His medical specialty is adult gastroenterology. After completing medical school at Meharry Medical College, Dr. Colman performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: cancer, ulcers, and crohn's disease. Patient ratings for Dr. Colman average 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Colman takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist and Park Plaza Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic sclerotherapy, sclerotherapy

All Interests: Sclerotherapy, Gallstones, Esophagus Problems, Gastrointestinal Problems, Crohn's Disease, Liver ... (Read more)

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What is Sclerotherapy?

Sclerotherapy is a type of minimally invasive treatment used to treat swollen, enlarged veins. It is commonly used to treat varicose or spider veins, but it can also be used in the management of hemorrhoids, rectal prolapse, and esophageal varices.

During the procedure, an irritant solution is injected into the problem blood vessel, which causes the lining of the veins to swell and stick together, cutting off blood flow. The veins collapse, cutting off bleeding, and a small amount of scar tissue forms. The veins shrink and eventually disappear. In the case of rectal prolapse, the scar tissue formed by the injection helps hold the rectum in place. The treatment of esophageal varices, or large, swollen veins in the throat, is slightly more complicated and requires the use of an endoscope, or lighted tube placed in the mouth.

Sclerotherapy is a useful procedure particularly because it stops treated veins from bleeding, so it can be used by patients on blood thinners who cannot have surgery. The painless procedure is typically performed in a doctor’s office and takes about 30 minutes. Although the injected area may initially have a bruised or brown look, it heals quickly.