Dr. Jorge Leiva, MD

Dr. Jorge Leiva, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o
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Dr. Jorge Leiva, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cypress, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Northwest Houston Surgical Association

21216 Northwest Fwy Ste 250

Cypress, TX 77429
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Advantage
Aetna HMO
Choice
Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS
Choice PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
HealthKeepers Plus HMO
HealthKeepers Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
Blue Alliance Network
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO
Cigna
Commercial PPO
Open Access Plus PPO
Select Network PPO
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Tricare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Leiva's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leiva performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Leiva performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leiva performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Leiva performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leiva performs Gallbladder Removal more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Leiva performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy

Dr. Leiva's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jorge Leiva, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cypress, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Christus St Joseph Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
Austin Med Educ Program Seton Hlt
Residency Hospital
1999
St Joseph Hospital
Internship Hospital
1996
Autonomous University of San Luis Potosi / Faculty of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1991
University San Luis
Medical School
2002
2000
1999
1996
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Leiva's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Leiva

4.1

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
74.19354838709677%
(23)
4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.451612903225806%
(2)
1 Star
16.129032258064516%
(5)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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My son and my husband have seen Dr Leiva for surgery. We just love Dr. Leiva, he is very thorough and has excellent bedside manner and follow up. We highly recommend Dr. Leiva - he is one of the best in Houston!
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Customer service level is very bad. His prices are very high. Nice guy but bad busness practic.
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Dr. Leiva is an excellent surgeon. He is very professional and warm in the sense that you can trust your surgery a success completey. If you are looking for a surgeon to meet your surgical needs, go see Dr. Leiva.
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Dr Leiva has great office staff and great assistans. He takes the time to explain things and actually listens to the patient. Very knowledgeable and has a great besside manner. Highly recommend him!
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Dr. Leyva was very thorough and his staff is helpful and competent.
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