Dr. Alexander Hou, MD

Dr. Alexander Hou, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Alexander Hou, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ashland, KY and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

617 23rd St Ste 445

Ashland, KY 41101

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Hou's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hou treats Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hou treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hou treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hou treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hou treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hou treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Hou's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alexander Hou, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ashland, KY and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 2004
    Maimonides Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2002
    Drexel Univ College Of Med (McP Hahnemann), Philadelphia
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1997
    Abington Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School
    1996

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Mandarin
  • Taiwanese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hou's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hou

3.4

Based on 8 reviews

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4 Stars
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1 Star
37.5%
(3)

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Cigna PPO
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Humana
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MultiPlan
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