Dr. Jaime Gomez, MD

Dr. Jaime Gomez, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(30)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jaime Gomez, MD is a general surgery specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1990 and specializes in general surgery, colon & rectal surgery, and more.

900 Chelsea St

El Paso, TX 79903

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Other (3/4/2016)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas

Education

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • RE Thomason/Tex Tech U
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Hermann Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • RE Thomason/Tex Tech U
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hermann Hosp/U Tex
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gomez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Gomez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gomez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gomez to family and friends
4.2
based on 30 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Gomez'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in El Paso Texas |
I have met him in the past and he is a down to earth person that treats you with a smile and reassuring voice. I feel fortunate to receive surgical care from him for my appendicitis because he was very caring of my health.
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in El Paso, TX |
My first appointment consisted of a three hour wait with a five minute consultation. He never asked for medical history and instantly pushed for a colonoscopy. I didn't see or hear from him to explain my results. I called the office the day after my procedure and after not hearing back I was told...more
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in El Paso, TX |
Dr Gomez was very attentive to my needs. Was well informed before and after surgery. staff was knowledgeable and also professional. Dr Gomez did an amazing job on my surgery. Id recommend to anyone.
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in El Paso |
He was the ER doctor on duty when I had my gall bladder attack. After surgery he saw me once in the hospital but sent 2 different doctors to do rounds the next 2 days. No one from his office called to check on me after I was discharged. Wait time in his office for my follow up appointment is 2...more
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in El Paso, TX |
EXCELLENT SERVICE
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gomez accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gomez has admitting privileges

Sierra Providence East Medical Center
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Sierra Medical Center
1625 Medical Center Dr
El Paso, TX 79902
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