Dr. Mario Alcantara, MD

Dr. Mario Alcantara, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
(39)
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Dr. Mario Alcantara, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

225 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 215

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 314-7872

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Constipation
very high
more than 92% of peers
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
very high
more than 89% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Alcantara'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.

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*

23  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alcantara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Alcantara does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Alcantara and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Alcantara's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alcantara to family and friends
39 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Alcantara's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

He has an incredible knowledge base & great bed side manner. Not always easy when dealing with Stage 4 Colon Cancer but somehow he gets me through. I would and have recommended my family members to him to get screened!
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He is the best surgeon I would recommend him to everybody I trust him with my life
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Awesome Clinic/staff Thank You!
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Dr Alcantara is professional and compassionate about his work and his patients well being. I feel satisfied with him as my Doctor
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Dr. Alcantara is amazing. A very smart and extremely competitive physician and surgeon. He has always had my best interest at heart and my care, health and well-being.
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