Dr. Joshua Coursey, MD

Dr. Joshua Coursey, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Joshua Coursey, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 2 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 2010 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.Read his story

6560 Fannin St Ste 1404

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 790-0600

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

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Dr. Coursey's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Coursey "Dr. Joshua Coursey is a graduate of the University of Texas at Houston Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery. He received his general surgery training at Houston Methodist Hospital, where he was heavily involved in resident surgical education initiatives. Dr. Coursey is currently an associate of the Houston Methodist Hospital Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Dr. Coursey's practice focuses on advanced minimally invasive surgery for malignant and benign diseases of the colon and rectum. Additionally, Dr. Coursey is a specialist in the treatment of malignant and benign anorectal diseases, pelvic floor disorders, and fecal incontinence. He is a devotee of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery practices, which help minimize patients' postoperative pain and length of hospital stay. Dr. Coursey's research interests include applying modern simulation technology to surgical education and investigating surgical outcomes associated with advanced minimally invasive surgical techniques. Dr. Coursey is Board Certified by the American College of Surgeons. He resides in the Houston area with his wife and two children. Outside of medicine, Dr. Coursey is an avid guitar player and enjoys participating in photography and visual arts. "
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1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

13  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of St. Thomas, Houston TX
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Methodist Hospital System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Methodist Hospital System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Joshua Coursey, MD
Dr. Coursey's level of care is above and beyond excellent. He treats you as if you are family and cares for you during the hardest of times. I had a terrible fistula and abscess that required multiple surgeries because of the progression of an existing condition, but him and his team were there...Read More
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Joseph L in San Antonio, TX – Sep 02, 2018
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My recent first visit with Dr. Coursey was an EXCELLENT experience. He listens and answers your questions without being rushed. I highly recommend him and his friendly and helpful staff.
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Houston, TX – Jul 15, 2017
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He is no expert and no better than his arrogant partner. Same terrible office, hours waiting. Will be going elsewhere. Do not recommend at all
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Amy B in Bellaire, TX – Feb 22, 2017
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Dr. Courses was very discreet with my personal health issues. His bedside manner was stellar.
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Houston, TX – Dec 20, 2016
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