Dr. Rosario Hwang, MD

Dr. Rosario Hwang, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Rosario Hwang, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from UNIV OF MD SCH OF MED in 1993 and specializes in general surgery.

1515 Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 792-6161

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 93% of peers
Breast Cancer
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Hwang'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

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

  • UNIV OF MD SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tex Md Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hwang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hwang's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hwang to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hwang's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Hwang gave me medical advice that, had I taken it, would have guaranteed my cancer progressing making surgery unnecessary. She stated multiple times that doing surgery for me was "controversial " even though other surgeons, my oncologist, and the treatment programs for Inflammatory Breast...more
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