Dr. Puja Gaur, MD

Dr. Puja Gaur, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Puja Gaur, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2004 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

6550 Fannin St Ste 1601

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 441-5177

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Network Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Empyema
very high
more than 94% of peers
Decortication and Pleurectomy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Gaur'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.

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gaur does not have any board certifications listed.

37  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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31  Procedures

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

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Brigham & Women's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center
    Other Education | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gaur has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Gaur has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gaur's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gaur to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Gaur'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 (1)

As a surgeon Dr Gaur and her staff were excellent. She listens to your needs.
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