Dr. Nathan Emerson, MD

Dr. Nathan Emerson, MD

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Age 41
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Dr. Nathan Emerson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Grapevine, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Indiana University / School of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in general surgery.

1056 Texan Trl

Grapevine, TX 76051

Contact Information

(817) 251-0070

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 97% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 93% of peers
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Emerson'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

27  Conditions Treated

34  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • 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
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Baylor University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Emerson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Emerson's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Emerson to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Emerson'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Emerson is amazing! He performed a complex hernia repair on me and I did great. I am grateful for his kindness and technical skills. Thank you!
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Dr Emerson was excellent! He explained thinks to me in a way that I could understand! It was a great experience even though I was pretty freaked out about getting surgery...
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Dr. Emerson performed a laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gall bladder removal) procedure on me. It happened rather quickly and Dr. Emerson was assigned to do the surgery. He was wonderful. He listened, answered all my question and put me at ease. Again just before surgery he answered all my and my...more
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Dr. Emerson is friendly and easy to talk to.
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Dr. Emerson performed an appendectomy on me a year ago. It ruptured upon removal and Dr. Emerson didn't feel it was necessary to let me or my husband know of the event. I have been battling infections and related issues for the past year. Extremely poor bedside manner in my opinion not to warn a...more
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