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We found 12 general surgeons who accept Gold Choice HSA 2000 - 2 near Killeen, TX.

Dr. Maria Alice Provost, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
2201 S. Clear Creek Road
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Maria Provost's areas of specialization are general surgery and colon & rectal surgery. She is especially interested in colorectal cancer. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Provost studied medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine. She trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas for her residency. She is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Clinical interests: Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Daniel Chien Hui Lee, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery
2201 S. Clear Creek Road
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Daniel Lee specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lee include heart problems. Dr. Lee is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Yale-New Haven Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Clinical interests: Heart Problems

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    98%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.0 times the average?
  • Based on 52 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Kelly Ryman Mattix, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
2405 S. Clear Creek Road
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Kelly Mattix is a specialist in pediatric surgery and general surgery. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Before completing her residency at a hospital affiliated with Indiana University, Dr. Mattix attended medical school at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She has received the following distinction: Leonard Ensminger Award-presented by the Indiana Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. She is professionally affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Clinical interests: Abdominal Problems, Esophagus Problems, Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Dr. Charles Ryon Day, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, General Surgery
800 West Central Texas Expressway; Suite 100
Harker Heights, TX
 

Dr. Charles Day, who practices in Killeen, TX and Harker Heights, TX, is a medical specialist in plastic surgery and general surgery. He studied medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, general reconstruction, and dermabrasion. Dr. Day's patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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Clinical interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Hair Transplant, Nose Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Rahila Essani, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
2201 S. Clear Creek Road
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Rahila Essani is a general surgeon and colon and rectal surgeon. Dr. Essani (or staff) is conversant in Urdu. She is especially interested in colorectal surgery procedures. Dr. Essani is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare. She obtained her medical school training at Aga Khan University Medical College and performed her residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Essani takes.

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Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Rectal Prolapse, Colorectal Surgery Procedures, Hemorrhoid Surgery, Surgical ... (Read more)

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Specializes in General Surgery
2300 S Clear Creek Road
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Monty Gohl's area of specialization is general surgery. He studied medicine at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Dr. Gohl is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Surgery
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Glennon Einspanier works as a general surgeon. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is a graduate of A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in General Surgery, Emergency Medicine
2300 S Clear Creek Road; Suite 101
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. James Wood practices general surgery and emergency medicine in Killeen, TX and McGregor, TX. He graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. He takes United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare HSA, and Humana HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
2301 S Clear Creek Road; Suite 212
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Byung Chung is a specialist in cardiac surgery, general surgery, and vascular surgery. He works in Killeen, TX. He honors United Healthcare EPO, United Healthcare Bronze, and United Healthcare Silver, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Chung graduated from Seoul National University College of Medicine.

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Specializes in General Surgery
3816 S. Clear Creek Road; Suite B
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Senthil Sankaralingam is a medical specialist in general surgery. Dr. Sankaralingam attended medical school at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, John A. Burns School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Joseph P Jeanette II, DO
Specializes in General Surgery
2207 S Clear Creek Road; Suite 203
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Joseph Jeanette's specialty is general surgery. Dr. Jeanette graduated from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in General Surgery
2301 S Clear Creek Road; Suite 230
Killeen, TX
 

Dr. Daniel McLaughlin practices general surgery in San Antonio, TX and Killeen, TX. He is a graduate of Albany Medical College. Dr. McLaughlin honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more.

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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.