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Dr. Kent Kossoy, MD

Dr. Kent Kossoy, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 60


Dr. Kent Kossoy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Kingwood, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.


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(281) 358-6761

Dr. Kossoy accepts the following insurance:

Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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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. Kossoy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Fistula
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kossoy treats Anal Fistula more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Kossoy treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kossoy performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Kossoy performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kossoy treats Abdominal Disorders more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Kossoy treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Kossoy's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • 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)
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • 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)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kent Kossoy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Kingwood, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1992
University Texas Houston
Fellowship Hospital
1991
University So Ala
Residency Hospital
1989
University Ia
Residency Hospital
1986
University Ia
Internship Hospital
1985
University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
Medical School
1992
1991
1989
1986
1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kossoy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kossoy

3.5

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(1)
1 Star
35.13513513513514%
(13)

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VERY rude. Does not listen well at all. Dreadful bedside manners. Not gentle at all when doing internal nor external exams. Was in and out of his visit in about 6 minutes.
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Absolutely HORRIBLE bedside manner. Will not allow you to talk...HE does the talking... very arrogant and does not listen to the patient or family at all. Never came to see the patient after surgery... I would definitely talk to him before you decide to use this doctor... we had to have emergency...Read More
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Poor office staff. Dr. Kossoy was extremely polite and professional, told me that he wanted surgery on a specific date and that his admin would set everything up. I was told I would receive a call the next day, to go in for blood work. I waited 2 days before I called back to find out nothing...Read More
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Dr. Kossoy misdiagnosed my hernia as an ingernial hernia when it was actually a femoral hernia. He couldn't figure out why I was so swollen 3 weeks after surgery and could have simply done an ultra sound to see that he had misdiagnosed me. He told me that my hurnia was going to be so easy to fix....Read More
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Worst bedside manners possible. No compassion for the patient OR the family. He performed a surgery on my dad that caused further damage but refused (no surprise here) to accept responsibility. Waiting room at his office is unorganized and long waits. Bottom line: wish we had never met this doctor....Read More
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