Dr. Francis Buzad, MD

Dr. Francis Buzad, MD

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Age 50
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Dr. Francis Buzad, MD is a general surgery specialist in Austin, TX. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

12221 N MO Pac Expy

Austin, TX 78758

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Buzad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
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normal

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Colectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Esophageal Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buzad performs Esophageal Surgery more than 5% of his peers

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

Dr. Buzad's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Benign Tumor
Biliary Drainage
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I have defined myself as an excellent technical surgeon with an intense compassion for the patients I care for. My experience and expertise in robotic surgery has provided a unique and rewarding opportunity to focus my passion for the practice of surgery.
Francis Buzad

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Fellowship In Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Portland, Or
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
Internship Hospital
University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Buzad's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Buzad

4.7

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
87.5%
(14)
4 Stars
6.25%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
6.25%
(1)

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He is an amazing surgeon and went above and beyond.
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I have had multiple surgeries performed by Dr. Buzad over the past few years and he has been instrumental in improving my quality of life. Dr. Buzad worked tirelessly to help me through these procedures and he would go out of his way to consult with and seek out other specialists to help in my...Read More
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Dr. Buzad repaired my complicated diverticulitis, which had a fistula communicating with my bladder, Quite a mess on the CT scans, with significant infection and inflammation. He used the da Vinci robotic system, on which he is an expert, to perform a colectomy. Incision sizes were small, recovery...Read More
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