Dr. Ilhan Yildiz, MD

Dr. Ilhan Yildiz, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ilhan Yildiz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Plainview, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Plainview Surgical

2502 Xenia St Ste 106

Plainview, TX 79072
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
more than 88% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 85% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
more than 84% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

67  Conditions Treated

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61  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair
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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.


  • U Istanbul Fac Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • U Sch Med Izmir
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yildiz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Ilhan Yildiz, MD
This doctor was recommended to me for my son. He was terrible. A horrible bedside manner, no patience. I had to transfer his records over to another physician. He did do the surgery on my son, left a terrible scar. It was not healing correctly. He told to but a Bandaid on the incision. ...Read More
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none – Jul 28, 2018
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Was told it was "too much work" to remove a cyst. Waste of my time to see him!
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Plainview, TX – Sep 15, 2017
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My first appt with himwas at 11 am on a Tuesday I WAITING TILL 1 PM TO SEE HIM AND GOT OUT IN 20 MINS! Looked at my lump in the back felt it and said what is good for you for surgery ??! WAIT!! WHAT what is it what you going to do ??? ..then at the follow-up apt ..still had some bleeding and one...Read More
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Drigg in TPlainview tx – Jan 31, 2017
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I have had several procedures and surgeries under Dr. Yildiz. There have been no complications after surgery or procedure. Dr. Yildiz has proven to me that he is a very competent surgeon.
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Mike Long in Silverton, Texas – Nov 15, 2016
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Hope I don't have to come back over crowded waiting room and the wait is ridiculous over 3 hours for a 10 min talk
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Edgar in New Orleans, LA – Nov 10, 2016
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