Dr. Emad Asham, MD

Dr. Emad Asham, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Emad Asham, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Asyut in 1987 and specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

6560 Fannin St Ste 1846

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(832) 964-4001

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
more than 48% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
more than 46% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 45% of peers

Dr. Asham's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Asham's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Asham "Dr. Asham pedigree of surgical training includes world leading medical institutions; residency at University of Massachusetts, research fellowship at University College London (UCL), lecturership at King's College, London, Clinical fellowships at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and UCLA."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Asham "Dr. Asham bases the  success of his surgical practice  on his  patients' long-term good health and well being through personal compassionate and highly skilled care."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

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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.


  • University Of Asyut
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Massachusetts / Worcester Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Massachusetts / Worcester Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University College, University of London
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Asham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asham's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Asham to family and friends
17 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Asham's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

I'm so lucky to have found Dr. Asham to remove my gallbladder. He was very professional and informative when explaining what would happen during the removal and that he would be doing this through a single incision, which means less pain. His office manager Christine was really nice and helped me...more
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A doctor who genuinely cares for his patients. The care given to my husband was beyond excellent.
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Awesome doctor! Very pleased with the care my aunt received. Excellent bedside manner. He is patient and willing to explain procedures thoroughly. His front office or office staff is just as professional or excellent too! Would definitely recommend/refer this physician.
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Dr. Asham did two surgical procedures on me at one time. One was urgent and the other was optional. He was excellent. He went out of his way to ensure that I understand what was going on throughout the process. His assistant (Christine) was great and keeping me informed and following up when I had...more
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I am so thankful that my doctor recommended Dr. Asham to do my hernia surgery. He explained each step to me & my husband. He has a wonderful bedside manner. He was prompt & there was never a long wait. This was my 3rd surgery & he took his time & made sure it was done correctly. I highly...more
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