Dr. George Nunez Jr, MD

Dr. George Nunez Jr, MD

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Gastroenterology  |  
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62 y/o
(29)

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Dr. George Nunez Jr, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Kingwood, TX. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

George Nunez, Jr. M.D.

22999 Highway 59 N

Kingwood, TX 77339
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
88

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

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 Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • George Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • George Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nunez Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Kingwood Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Appendectomy

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Dr. Nunez Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nunez Jr to family and friends
3.5
based on 29 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Nunez Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Houston, TX |
There are not enough characters to describe my disgust with this office. ?Dr. Nunez ?seems like a good doctor, but dealing with his staff is simply not worth the hassle. Never have I experienced such an incompetent and rude staff. Once the office manager hung up on me when I refused to change the appointment time she had given me just hours earlier. They didn't have a record of the rx he prescribed me! You will wait at least a minimum of 75 minutes PAST your appointment time to see the dr.
in Splendora |
On 8/11/16 I had an appointment for 2:30 PM. I arrived early. At 4:05 PM I had still NOT seen the doctor so I had to leave due to thme constraints. I rescheduled for 9/29/16 at 10:45 Am. I arrived for this appointment early and was told the doctor would see me in a few minutes. Again I waited for and hour and left the waiting room, there were still 2 patients there that were there when I arrived. The woman at the desk just shrugged her shoulders and closed the window when I told her I had to le
in Crosby tx |
I didn't even see the dr upon calling to make a reservation the lady who answered the phone was extremely rude she is representing dr Nunez. Whoever is in the front has to be polite and a people person if not then you shouldn't be working there!! Sincerely marisol sosa
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nunez Jr accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Nunez Jr has admitting privileges

Kingwood Medical Center
22999 Highway 59 N
Kingwood, TX 77339
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Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital
18951 N Memorial Dr
Humble, TX 77338
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