We found 6 colon and rectal surgeons who accept Gold Compass Balanced 500 near Houston, TX.

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Dr. Terry K Scarborough, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
1200 Binz Street; 950
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Terry Scarborough is a general surgery, bariatric surgery, and colon & rectal surgery specialist in Houston, TX. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Scarborough include sleeve gastrectomy, duodenal switch, and acid reflux (GERD). He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Scarborough graduated from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and Baylor College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Scarborough's professional affiliations include Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center (TMC) and Park Plaza Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Sclerotherapy, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Lisa Marie Haubert, MD
Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
6560 Fannin Street; Suite 1404
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Lisa Haubert is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Houston, TX. She is a graduate of Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Haubert's areas of expertise include sacral nerve stimulation (SNS), colon cancer, and colectomy (colon resection). She accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. She has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Haubert's professional affiliations include Baylor Clinic and Baylor College of Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Hemorrhoidectomy, Rectal Bleeding, Sacral Nerve Stimulation, Colectomy, Ileostomy, Colostomy, Fecal ... (Read more)

Dr. Eric M Haas, MD
Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery, Preventive Medicine
6560 Fannin Street; Suite 1404
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Eric Haas practices colon & rectal surgery and preventive medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Haas's areas of expertise include the following: colon cancer, crohn's disease, and laparoscopic colectomy. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Dr. Haas performed his residency at St. Joseph Medical Center, Houston. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist and Fannin Surgicare. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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

Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
1315 St Joseph Parkway; Suite 1708
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Adrienne Floyd's specialties are general surgery and colon & rectal surgery. She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Amerigroup Star. She is a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Floyd's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital, Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital, and Park Plaza Hospital.

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
6550 Fannin Street; Suite 2307
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Kelly Gilmore-Lynch is a specialist in colon & rectal surgery. She works in Houston, TX. 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.

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
6550 Fannin Street; Suite 2307
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Gary Skakun is a physician who specializes in colon & rectal surgery. Dr. Skakun studied medicine at the University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine. He takes United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Colon & Rectal Surgery?

Colon and rectal surgery is the medical specialty that deals with diseases and disorders of the lower intestinal tract, colon, rectum, and anus. The specialty was previously known as proctology, and some physicians who specifically treat diseases of the rectum and anus may still call themselves proctologists; but in general that term is not currently used. While colon and rectal surgery is related to gastroenterology, only colon and rectal surgeons can provide surgical care.

Colon and rectal surgeons can offer routine screenings for common health conditions affecting the colon and rectum. They have also undergone advanced surgical training, and they are able to treat conditions affecting the lower intestinal tract with surgery when needed.

Some conditions that a colon and rectal surgeon might treat include:
  • Serious and chronic constipation
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Anal fissures, or tears in the skin around the anus
  • Anal abscesses and fistulae
  • Anal incontinence
  • Intestinal polyps
  • Colon and rectal cancer

Colon and rectal surgeons perform various procedures to keep patients healthy, such as colonoscopies and sigmoidoscopies. These tests use long, flexible tubes to examine the lining of the colon in case of pain or bleeding, or to look for signs of cancer or polyps. If a patient’s intestines are severely diseased and not working well, a colon and rectal surgeon may perform an ostomy, where the healthy part of the intestines are connected to a tube or pouch on the outside of the body. Colorectal surgeons may also remove hemorrhoids, perform laparoscopic surgery on a tumor, or even offer genetic counseling to patients with a family history of colorectal cancers.

Colon and rectal conditions can be some of the most uncomfortable problems to endure. Even if your intestinal problem is severe, colon and rectal surgeons can help you lead a long, healthy, and more enjoyable life.
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