Dr. Eric Haas, MD

Dr. Eric Haas, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Eric Haas, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1997 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.Read his story

6560 Fannin St Ste 1404

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 790-0600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Haas performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Haas'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. Haas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Haas "The US News & World Report has recognized Dr. Haas as the top 1% of doctors in America. Dr. Haas resides in Houston with his wife and four children."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Haas "Dr. Eric Haas is the Chief of the Division of Colon & Rectal Surgery at Houston Methodist Hospital. He is a board-certified colorectal surgeon and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS).  Dr. Haas also serves as the head of the Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery Fellowship Program at the University of Texas Medical School. Dr. Haas has developed a world-renowned reputation for his expertise in advanced laparoscopic, robotic and minimally invasive approaches in colon and rectal cancer, diverticulitis, inflammatory bowel disease and more. He is known for his innovative and modern advancements in his field and continues to strive for the advancement of patient care and best practices. On a national level, Dr. Haas currently serves as the ASCRS Chair of the New Technologies Committee for the advancement of surgical platforms among his peers. "
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1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

29  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bowel Resection
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
  • Polypectomy
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sphincterotomy

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.

Education

  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tx Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Haas does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Haas and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Haas' Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Haas to family and friends
103 total reviews (32 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (102)

  • 5
    (70)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (25)

Dr. Haas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (32)

Get ready to wait. I came here years ago and he’s a great doc. But the wait time today was unacceptable and I’m stuck w time away from office and a parking bill. I have rescheduled the appointment due to lack of options. The parking at Scurlock is a nightmare. All around annoyed that there are so...more
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Great Dr. Had a difficult case, but need amazing job.
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I would never consider any other colon Doctor than Dr. Eric Haas ,he is absolutely the best. Thank you Dr Haas for my extended life.
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I am very thankful for the care I received by Dr Haas. I was unsure and scared about the surgical process but it ended up being nothing but fantastic. Dr. Haas and his staff are attentive and have awesome patient care. The communication is always "on point." The overall experience was very...more
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Elective colon resection for Diverticulosis was a difficult decision for me, given a history of complications from previous abdominal surgeries. Dr Haas listened carefully to my concerns and reassured me that he would do all possible to prevent those complications. I must honestly say that not only...more
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