Dr. Jeffrey Gershenwald, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Gershenwald, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Jeffrey Gershenwald, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.

1515 Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(877) 632-6789

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Lung Surgery
very high
more than 89% of peers
more than 83% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
more than 82% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

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.


  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - New York Weill Cornell Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - New York Weill Cornell Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Univ of Tex MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gershenwald has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gershenwald's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gershenwald to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gershenwald's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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