Dr. Michael Snyder, MD

Dr. Michael Snyder, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Snyder, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

6550 Fannin St Ste 2307

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 790-9250

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
2

Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • 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
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tx Med School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wm Beaumont Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Snyder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Snyder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Snyder to family and friends
3.9
based on 18 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Snyder's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Lake Charles, LA |
Absolutley wonderful and very knowledgeable about pilonidal cysts
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in Houston, TX |
This doctor is a kind and gentle man. If you're going to have colorectal surgery or a colonoscopy, he is the doctor to have
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in Houston, TX |
Dr. Snyder performed the removal of my pilonidal abcess. He is an amazing, caring, and talented professional. I would recommend him to anyone.
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in Houston, TX |
Colonoscopy: Not necessarilly a fun time. Dr Snyder (and the excellent team around him): Highly professional, skilled, organized and friendly. Outstanding medicine and service
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in Houston, TX |
Dr. Snyder has poor bedside manner in that he made no conversation what so ever before he examined a very private part of my body. When I asked a question he spoke in a condescending fashion using a curt tone of voice and highly scientific words. He appeared to be upset that had asked the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Snyder accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
    Houston Area HMO-Standard
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Snyder has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist Hospital
6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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The Womans Hospital of Texas
7600 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77054
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