Dr. Andres Katz, MD

Dr. Andres Katz, MD

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Age 70
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Dr. Andres Katz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Navarra / Faculty Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

8230 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 320

Dallas, TX 75231

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Katz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Venous Insufficiency more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 95% 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
Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Varicose Veins more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Katz's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adrenal Surgery
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
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
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Surgery
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
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
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Testicular Cancer
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Patient care and wellness is the primary goal of a physician. As a surgeon with more than 30 years of experience I believe that it is more important to decide when not to operate than to perform an intervention that might not benefit the patient e...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 1978
    University Of Manitoba / Faculty Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    1978
  • 1978
    U Manitoba
    Fellowship Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    University Hospital-St Paul
    Residency Hospital
    1977
  • 1973
    University Hospital-St Paul
    Internship Hospital
    1973
  • 1972
    University Of Navarra / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1972
  • 1965
    Liceo Guatemala
    Undergraduate School
    1965

Languages

  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Katz

3.8

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
23.076923076923077%
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The nurse, Jackie, was very rude and terse with me when I called for surgery info re: my 24 year old son (with his verbal permission.) I understand and respect hippa laws, but her demeanor was very unkind & impatient in her responses to me. It would have been so easy had she kindly said she...Read More
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Dr. Katz has done an excellent job with my laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder surgery). I feel so much better now and recovery is going very well. He explained everything very clearly to me and I felt completely comfortable and secure with his expertise going into surgery. I would highly...Read More
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Other than the front desk employees, my experience here was horrid! I was asked to come in 30 minutes early to fill out new patient paperwork, which I did. I still took over an hour before I was called back to see the doctor. His bedside manner leaves a lot to be desired. (Not enough characters to...Read More
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Would highly recommend. Dr. Katz is quiet and doesn't say much...he does what he needs to do, and leaves. So if you want to discuss your upcoming surgery with him, have your questions planned ahead of time. He answered all of my questions during my consultation...plus I discovered that he had...Read More
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Simply put, Dr. Katz saved my life in 1982, when I was 17 yes old. Awesome surgeon!!!
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Aetna
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Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HealthPartners
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
Paramount
Principal Life
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
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