Dr. Michael Brooks, MD

Dr. Michael Brooks, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Michael Brooks, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Howard Univ. College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

2260 College Ave

Fort Worth, TX 76110

Contact Information

(817) 870-0172

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 91% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 83% of peers
Hernia Repair
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brooks "Surgery, even when it is the only option, is an unnerving event. That's why it's important for you to feel confident in my ability, and comfortable that my treatment approach is the best one for you. I think you'll find that I take all the time needed to answer your questions and ease your concerns."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

51  Conditions Treated

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64  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • CT-Guided Biopsy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • 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)
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Wound Repair
  • X-Ray Guided Biopsy
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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

  • Howard Univ. College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • howard university hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • howard university hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brooks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brooks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brooks

3.7

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What People Say About Dr. Michael Brooks, MD
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Dr. Brooks took the time to explain things and to make sure I understood what was happening and what to expect. He was very caring and kind.
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