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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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. Gaur's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Esophageal Cancer
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Dr. Gaur treats Esophageal Cancer more than 79% of her peers

Dr. Gaur treats this condition more than 79% of her peers

Decortication and Pleurectomy
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Dr. Gaur performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 53% of her peers

Dr. Gaur performs this procedure more than 53% of her peers

Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaur performs Lung Surgery more than 49% of her peers

Dr. Gaur performs this procedure more than 49% of her peers

Dr. Gaur's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Tumor
Bronchoscopy
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Stricture
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Mass
Lung Nodule
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mitral Valve Disease
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Secondary Hypertension
Segmentectomy, Open
Solitary Pulmonary Nodule
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

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

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