Dr. Seema Izfar, MD

Dr. Seema Izfar, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
(52)
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Dr. Seema Izfar, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2006 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

225 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 215

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 314-7872

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
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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. Izfar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Constipation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Izfar treats Constipation more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Izfar treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Izfar treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Izfar treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Izfar performs Colectomy more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Izfar performs this procedure more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy

Dr. Izfar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Open
Cancer
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fecal Incontinence
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Seema Izfar, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2006 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • Florida Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 2006
    U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School
    2006
  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School

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Dr. Izfar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Izfar

4.7

Based on 52 reviews

5 Stars
88.46153846153847%
(46)
4 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(2)
3 Stars
1.9230769230769231%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
5.769230769230769%
(3)

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She immediately takes action by getting you the correct tests and procedures. Although she is a professional she still treats you like you're human and she seems to remember you and your ailments. So far I've been pleased with her. Other colorectal Dr's really try to get to the root of the...Read More
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Dr Seema Izfar and her staffs is very accommodating and her office is very stunning and clean. Dr Izfar is the best and most awesome doctor I have every met. When we move San Antonio, TX from Alabama, I was refer to her by my gastroenterology doctor and it’s been almost four years since I been...Read More
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Dr. Izfar is by far one of the best doctors I have ever had! She takes her time in consulting me and offers alternatives as well as explaining every step of the procedures and what to expect and what to look out for. She has gone above and beyond in my care and has made my treatment a smooth ride....Read More
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I went to see Dr izfar for what was supposed to be a simple hemmorrhoid procedure. She ruined my body in my opinion. 4 procedures later, I am now suffering every single day because I chose Dr izfar. Despite her medical degree, it is my opinion this Dr should not be allowed to put her hands on a...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Community Care Network
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Methodist Hospital

San Antonio, TX