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Dr. Robert Markus Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Markus Jr, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 55


Dr. Robert Markus Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.


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(512) 447-4993

Dr. Markus Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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. Markus Jr' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lipomas
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Markus Jr treats Lipomas more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Markus Jr treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Breast Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Markus Jr treats Breast Diseases more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Markus Jr treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Markus Jr treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Markus Jr treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Markus Jr' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Anal Disorders
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Boil
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cellulitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Mass
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diverticulitis
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Latex Allergy
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Lump
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mass
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Oral Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide the very best medical care to our patients. We are a service-oriented practice and strive to treat all of our patients honorably, ethically, professionally and with respect.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Dermatologic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Tex Tech University School Med
Residency Hospital
1992
University Tenn Med Center
Residency Hospital
1991
University Tenn Med Center
Internship Hospital
1990
Ut Southwestern/Parkland Meml Hosp
Medical School
1986
The University Of Texas
Undergraduate School
1995
1992
1991
1990
1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Markus Jr' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Markus Jr

4.5

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5 Stars
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1 Star
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Greetings to all of you , As an emergency patient in huge pain and fear of the unknown, it was Dr Markus who came in from being on call... He rescued me from the first moment of eye contact. His confidence , professionalism, quick response to my situation and actions were remarkable. Felt safe...Read More
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I saw Dr. Markus 5 years ago and he made such an imprint on me, I felt it necessary to post a review so many years later. He was very friendly, funny, patient, and knowledgeable. Now I live in Colorado and need a surgeon, but don't think anyone will compare. I highly recommend Dr. Markus!
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Dr. Markus made me feel very comfortable during my experience. He took the time to answer all of my questions and explain to me everything that was going to be done for my surgical procedure. He has a wonderful sense of humor that also breaks the stress and tension. If I ever need a surgeon...Read More
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