Dr. Hugh Houston, MD
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Bariatric Surgery | Male

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Dr. Hugh Houston, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Dr. Houston is affiliated with Tristar Centennial Medical Center.

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    Dr. Houston's Reviews

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Houston to family and friends
    4.5
    based on 16 total surveys (3 with reviews)
    Dr. Houston's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      EXCELLENT
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      EXCELLENT
    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Reviews (3)
    in Tracy City, TN |
    Dr Houston is an excellent surgeon. I highly recommend him for anyone interested in having weight loss surgery. He and his staff are wonderful! They go above and beyond to help you succeed! No other facility offers the after care programs that Centennial has. They are the best in my opinion.
    in Thompsons Station, TN |
    Dr Houston has been my husbands Doctor for many years.My husband has never had any complications from his surgery and has been very successful in his weight loss journey. We could not have asked for a better surgeon and doctor.Dr Houston is a very personable man with a great bed side manner. It has been 8yrs now and we can call this MAN with an issue and he has ALWAYS called us back personally. My husband is alive today because of this man. Thank you Houston, Tina
    in Brownsville, TN |
    Dr. Houston literally saved my life. Very professional. Explained all procedures in layman's terms and answered all questions without hesitations. I highly recommend Dr. Houston.
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    Dr. Houston's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
    •  Board certified in General Surgery
    •  Malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Houston has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement (3/18/2013)
      • Amount or Range: Above Average
      • State: Tennessee
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    Board Certifications

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    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Obesity

    Education

    • Medical School
      University of Louisville

      Graduated in 1996

    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Cincinnati Hospital
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Bariatric Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Duodenal Switch
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Stomach Surgery