Dr. Ankur Bhakta, DO

Dr. Ankur Bhakta, DO

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Dr. Ankur Bhakta, DO is a general surgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Oklahoma State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2011 and specializes in general surgery and trauma surgery.Read his story

1020 E Idel St

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coastal Comp Health Network (CCHN)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Bhakta's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Colectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhakta performs Colectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bhakta performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhakta performs Colon and Rectal Surgery more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bhakta performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bhakta performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bhakta performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bhakta's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Vascular Disease
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Bhakta is a fellowship-trained Critical Care Surgeon with UT Health East Texas Physicians. "

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery

Education

  • 2017
    Doctor's Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    2017
  • 2015
    The Ohio State University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2015
  • 2012
    Doctor's Hosp Columbus
    Internship Hospital
    2012
  • 2011
    Oklahoma State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    2011
  • 2009
    Oklahoma State University
    Undergraduate School
    2009
  • 2005
    University Of Oklahoma
    Undergraduate School
    2005

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Wonderful, thorough, and respectful. He takes the time to explain things and ensure you comprehend the entire procedure and recovery process. He is cautious and determined, with a genuine care for his patients and their concerns. I was utterly impressed with his demeanor and skill.
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Locations

UT Health East Texas Physicians

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PPO
Teacher Retirement System
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Medicare Blue PPO
Medicare HMO
State Employees Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna-HealthSpring
Cigna-HealthSpring HMO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Coastal Comp Health Network (CCHN)
Commercial Insurance Company
CorVel
Worker's Compensation WC
Federal Employee Program (FEP)
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthFirst
HealthSmart
Humana
Medicare Advantage
Tricare
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
Mutual of Omaha
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Priority Health
RockPort Health Care
CCO/Rockport
Superior HealthPlan
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) HMO
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Perinatal Care
Children's Medicaid
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) RSA
CHIP Perinatal Care
Medicare Advantage - Advantage HMO-SNP
STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Health
STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Medicaid
STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Plus Medicaid
STAR Health (Foster Care) - Medicaid
State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) - Medicaid
State of Texas Access Reform (STAR)+PLUS - Medicaid
Texas Children's Health Plan
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Medicaid - STAR
Tricare
Standard
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
United Healthcare PPO
USA Managed Care Organization
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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