Dr. Robert Bloss, MD

Dr. Robert Bloss, MD

Save
Pediatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
69 y/o
(27)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Robert Bloss, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1974 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

Houston Pediatric Surgeons

7900 Fannin St Ste 3200

Houston, TX 77054
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • 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

Learn about Dr. Bloss

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

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

More

Read More

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

Dr. Bloss does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Bloss and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Bloss' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bloss to family and friends
4.8
based on 27 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 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 (13)

Sugar Land |
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
Flag this
Was this helpful?
Houston, TX |
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.
Flag this
Was this helpful?
Houston, TX |
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
Flag this
Was this helpful?
Dr. Bloss and his staff are amazing. Great first impression!!
Flag this
Was this helpful?
Houston, TX |
Being 8 days old, my son received a circumcision on 9/26/17 by Dr. Robert Bloss. I always look at ratings especially when it comes to doctors. He and his staff were very nice and professional. The procedure took less than 7mins and they allowed us in the room about a minute late. My son was sound...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Are you Dr. Bloss?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Bloss

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bloss accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
    Medicaid HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Bloss has admitting privileges

The Womans Hospital of Texas
7600 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77054
View Hospital Profile
Memorial Hermann Children's Hospital
6411 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
View Hospital Profile