Dr. Lucrecia Sta Ana, MD

Dr. Lucrecia Sta Ana, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Lucrecia Sta Ana, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from University of Texas Health Science Center in 2003 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

920 Frostwood Dr Ste 620

Houston, TX 77024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sta Ana performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Sta Ana's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sta Ana "Providing better health through surgical excellence is the foundation of Southwest Surgical Associates. Our experience includes a variety of surgical methods such as minimally invasive laparoscopic techniques that let us screen, diagnose and treat many health disorders with smaller incisions for a faster, less painful recovery."

2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

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34  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Condyloma Fulguration
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • 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)
  • Sacral Nerve Stimulation
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
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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.

Education

  • University of Texas at Austin
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Colorectal Clinic Of Orlando
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sta Ana has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sta Ana's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sta Ana to family and friends
22 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Sta Ana'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I came in with considerable fear of surgical needs. She is exceptional in giving the patient honest expectations of surgical recovery, and advice to order to make recovery as pleasant as possible. She is very patient and considerate. Great experience!!!
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Dr. St's Ana treated my husband here in Osceola County, Florida, for colorectal cancer. She's an amazing doctor, caring professional, easy to talk and many an all around great doctor n lady. We miss her so much. Am sure all of her patients feel the same way. All the best to you Dr. St's Ana Shirley...more
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A doctor a deviates from the standard of care. Please beware.
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