Dr. Paul Senter, MD

Dr. Paul Senter, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Paul Senter, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1982 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, surgery, and more.

1325 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 400

Fort Worth, TX 76104

Contact Information

(817) 250-5900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • HealthSmart
  • PHCS
  • Texas True Choice
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess
very high
more than 93% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Colectomy
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Senter'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Senter "I always wanted to help people and I feel I can best do this do this by being a colon and rectal surgeon. People still look up to their doctor and I do not want to disappoint them. The best feeling in the world is when a patient tells me thank you for helping them. All patients deserve the best possible care and my goal is to give it to them."

3  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*

33  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • 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
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • 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)

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Baylor Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Baylor Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Baylor Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Senter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Senter's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Senter to family and friends
25 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Senter'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

dr senter did a amazing job on me and my complications diverticulitis which caused me to have a colostomy at the time i was not satisfied with the medical attention i was receiving at home in midland texas , i seeked dr senter for reversal surgery , we feared i may have the colostomy for life but...more
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Dr. Senter is one of the most professional doctor's that I have ever been referred to! His compassion and bed side manner goes above and beyond the call of duty. His ability to explain the circumstances that you are about to encounter is so straight forward and to the point. His ability to set you...more
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Dr. Senter was recommended to our family by a very highly regarded professor of nursing that has witnessed his work first hand. She said that he was the "very best." He operated on my mom to remove a tumor from her rectum and removed the sigmoid colon as well. He was a Godsend, and visited her...more
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Dr Senter was heaven sent! He is a great doctor. Dr Senter walked myself and my family through the entire process making it easy for all of us. He did a great job and I feel 100%. The entire process from start to finish was easy and he was very clear. It has been a month since my surgery and I feel...more
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I went through verification of coverage with Dr. Senter's staff, prepped for colonoscopy as requested, reported to the clinic, then after I checked in, was told that Dr. Senter could not do the colonoscopy because my insurance coverage wouldn't cover it. He came out to talk to me (first time I had...more
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