Dr. Brian Mirza, MD

Dr. Brian Mirza, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Brian Mirza, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Damascus in 1992 and specializes in bariatric surgery.

5757 Westheimer Rd Ste 100B

Houston, TX 77057

Contact Information

(713) 339-1353

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mirza "FREE SEMINARS held every Wednesday at 6:00 PM, and Saturday at 10:00 AM at our Houston Office. Registration is required, call 1888-DRMIRZA, 713-339-1353. At Bariatric Care Centers, Dr. Brian Mirza, MD, FACS a Board certified surgeon with the support of his caring, compassionate staff offers you a comprehensive approach to weight loss surgery. If you struggle with diabetes and are overweight, you are not alone. More than half of adult Americans are overweight and roughly 12 million Americans have severe obesity. Obesity is one of the most important factors for the development of type 2 diabetes. We are confident that you will discover how Bariatric Care Centers, and Dr. Brian Mirza excels in so many ways and how the program is right for you. A few of the treatment options we offer are lap band surgery, gastric bypass surgery, and sleeve gastrectomy. If you had weight loss surgery in the past and regained some or more of the weight lost, we can help you by offering another option"
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1  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

4  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Damascus U Sch Med
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Damascus
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Saint Elizabeth Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Saint Elizabeth Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation.
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Medical Director, Bariatric Care Centers
    Other Education | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Teacher of the Year award, 2004. St. Elizabeth Health Center/ Department of Surgery, 2004
  • Best surgical research award, 2003
  • 2011 Best Physicians, and Houston Top Doctor, as chosen by Houston's Doctors., 2011
Media & Publications
  • NOTES: Issues and technical Details with introduction of NOTES into a Small General Surgery Residency Program, 2008
  • Pinch-Off Syndrome: Case report and review of the literature, 2004
  • Laparoscopic repair of Ileal Conduit Parastomal Hernia using The Modified Sugarbaker Technique, 2008
  • www.refluxspecialists.com,
  • www.drbrianmirza.com,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mirza's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mirza to family and friends
27 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Mirza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Listen please! Dr. Mirza and his team are beyond amazing... Dr. Mirza is very informative, from the first meeting and beyond. His bedside manners are one of those that a patient desires from their doctor. He makes you want to have surgery all over again!! DR. MIRZA IS THE BESTTTTT. Oh and I...more
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Best thing I have ever done! Office staff is the most supportive! Dr Mirza is very caring and excellent at what he does! Sheila is a very knowledgeable and supportive dietitian!
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Dr. Mirza and his team are a wonderful group. The office staff is kind and courteous and they are flexible in Scheduling appointments. Dr. Mirza is a perfectionist and you will not be disappointed if you choose him as your bariatric physician. I am extremely picky and I would choose Dr. Mirza again...more
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Dr. Mirza takes as much time as needed to ensure a good understanding of what the surgery entails. He has excellent bedside manner and truly seems to care about the patients. His staff is always friendly and courteous. I would recommend him to anyone considering this procedure.
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Dr. Mirza is the best bariatric surgeon. I am very picky, and I did tons of research before deciding on Dr. Mirza. He has the best bedside manner, he is honest, caring, and the communication between doctor and patient is amazing. I wish all doctors were like Dr. Mirza. He will go over every detail...more
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