Dr. Michael Harkins, MD

Dr. Michael Harkins, MD

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58 y/o
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Dr. Michael Harkins, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tomball, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.Read his story

Surgical Advanced Specialty Center

455 School St Ste 10

Tomball, TX 77375
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Medicare
  • While we are not in network, we file claims for most major insurance plans

Background Check

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. Harkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harkins treats Umbilical Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Harkins treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harkins performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Harkins performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Appendectomy, Open
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harkins performs Appendectomy, Open more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Harkins performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Harkins' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
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
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paracentesis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
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
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vagotomy
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I have focused on constant improvement in the care I provide to my surgical patients. Too many doctors do things the way they always have because it works "just fine".  "Just fine" isn't good enough for my patients! I and my team continue to ...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    Dwight D Eisenhower Amc
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1990
    Dwight D Eisenhower Amc
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School
    1989
  • 1985
    Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School
    1985
  • 1980
    University Of North Dakota / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School
    1980

Awards

Dr. Harkins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Harkins

4.9

Based on 200 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Great Doctor with an exceptional staff. They were able to work with my schedule. Dr Harkins was recommend by my personal doctor and I am glad I took her advice.
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he is very good at this surgery, please watch his video on you tube. he has the best video on you tube. Use this man and go back to your normal day of life. Thank You Dr. Harkins
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Great Experience! Everything went just like they told me, Dr. Harkins was nice as was his staff.
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I chose Dr. Harkins to do my hernia surgery after reviewing the practice and experience of quite a few physicians. I wanted the best doctor I could find to do my surgery. I found Dr. Harkins to be very professional and someone who listened carefully to my questions and addressed all of them well....Read More
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I found the staff was very professional and the procedure went exactly as Dr. Harkin had explained. Also the recovery went very well.
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