Dr. Gonzalo Vargas, MD

Dr. Gonzalo Vargas, MD

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Age 73
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Dr. Gonzalo Vargas, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Universidad Del Valle, Cali, Division De Ciencias De La Salud in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

7737 Southwest Fwy Ste 201

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

(713) 790-5227

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • 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. Vargas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vargas treats Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Vargas treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Aneurysm
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vargas treats Aneurysm more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Vargas treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vargas performs Incision and Removal of Foreign Object more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Vargas performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Vargas' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Constipation
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gonzalo Vargas, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Universidad Del Valle, Cali, Division De Ciencias De La Salud in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1978
    University Nm
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1976
    Creighton
    Residency Hospital
    1976
  • 1974
    Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital
    1974
  • 1970
    University Valle
    Internship Hospital
    1970
  • 1970
    Universidad Del Valle, Cali, Division De Ciencias De La Salud
    Medical School
    1970

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • English

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  • Staff friendliness
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My husband was treated by this surgeon. He was absolutely superb. His skills are impeccable and his confidence was through the roof. He was one of the brightest spots in a horrible hospital stay. The staff at the hospital told my husband that he was getting one of the best and he did. That was...Read More
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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