Dr. Robert Bloss, MD

Dr. Robert Bloss, MD

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Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o
(28)

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Dr. Robert Bloss, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in pediatric surgery.

Houston Pediatric Surgeons

7900 Fannin St Ste 3200

Houston, TX 77054
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Three Rivers Provider Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Ventral Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Bloss'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. Bloss "The goal of Houston Pediatric Surgeons is to provide the highest quality pediatric surgery in the most caring and efficient manner possible. We strive to deliver the most competent surgical care in a personalized fashion. We spend the necessary time to explain procedure and treatment plans to patients and their families. Our surgeons are constantly striving to go the "extra mile" to accommodate the unique needs of our patients and their families."

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

30  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Birth Defects
  • Bone Disorders
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Face Skin Lesions
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Phimosis
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Premature Birth
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Testicle Disorders
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tumor
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ventral Hernia

38  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adhesiolysis
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Fistula Repair
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy

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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

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Parkland Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Texas Medical School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • McGill Childrens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bloss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bloss' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bloss to family and friends
28 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Bloss' 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 (14)

Dr. Bloss is excellent! He performed my sons circumcision and tongue tie procedures. Very nice knowledgeable and quick!
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Dr. Bloss performed a procedure on my oldest son several years ago. When another of my boys needed surgery, we knew we wanted Dr. Bloss again. He is professional, extremely knowledgeable, kind and approachable. It's comforting to have someone watch after your child with such care. Thankful for Dr....more
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Thank you so much for the positive feedback! We take pride in serving the community and appreciate the kind words!

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We love Dr. Bloss! This is our second time seeing him for our second sons circumsion and everything was wonderful. Staff is friendly and great to work with. Quick appt ! I highly recommend Dr. Bloss.
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My son had hernia surgery with Dr. Bloss. From the time we met with him to surgery was less than a week. They moved quickly to get him in so that he could recover and get back to his routine quickly. He was extremely happy and comfortable with Dr. Bloss. He was recommended to me by family and I...more
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Dr. Bloss and his staff are amazing. Great first impression!!
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