Dr. Hugh Houston, MD

Dr. Hugh Houston, MD

Bariatric Surgery | Male | 48 years old

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Dr. Houston specializes in Bariatric Surgery and practices in Nashville, TN. He practices at 1 location.

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based on 14 total surveys (2 with reviews)
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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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    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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  • 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

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