Dr. Gilchrist Jackson, MD

Dr. Gilchrist Jackson, MD

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Dr. Gilchrist Jackson, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in surgical oncology, head & neck surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

6550 Fannin St Ste 1661

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 441-5141

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Jackson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Secondary Hypertension
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jackson treats Secondary Hypertension more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Jackson treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jackson treats Soft Tissue Sarcoma more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Jackson treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Adrenal Gland Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jackson treats Adrenal Gland Cancer more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Jackson treats this condition more than 38% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer

Dr. Jackson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gland Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Cancer
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Lymph Cancer
  • Metastatic Skin Cancer
  • Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neck Mass
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neoplasm of Stomach
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Oral Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pancytopenia
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Salivary Gland Tumors
  • Sarcoma
  • Sarcoma Removals
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Splenectomy
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer Surgery
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases

About Me

I strive to provide excellent care to every patient who seeks my expertise. My goal as a general surgeon is to understand their medical needs and concerns, so I can develop personalized treatment plans.

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

1980
MD Anderson Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1979
Parkland Sw Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1975
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1974
University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
Medical School
1970
Vanderbilt University
Undergraduate School
1980
1979
1975
1974
1970

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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5.0

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Dr. Jackson saved my 78 yr old Mom's life as she had a very rare tumor.....Pheochromocytoma. So rare that only 2 out of 5 million people a year are diagnosed with. Her's was an Extra Rare Pheo as instead of being attached to the adrenal gland, it was attached to blood vessels below her kidney. ...Read More
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Dr. Jackson is an excellent surgeon. He has performed two operations on me in the last 4 years. In both operations tumors were growing on my internal organs. The CT scans were showing that I would possibly loose some or all of those organs to survive. Dr. Jackson with his surgical skills and...Read More
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Dr. Jackson literally saved my life when appendix burst and went immediately septic throughout the abdominal cavity. If not for his emergency surgery on me at St Luke's and his post-op care, I would have died. I love this doctor.
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Locations

Houston Methodist Surgical Associates

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  • Hours
    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Humana Health Plan of Texas
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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