Dr. Stephen Houston, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 73
  
Dr. Houston

Southwest Skin Cancer & Vein Clinic

4419 Frontier Trl Austin, TX 78745

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(512) 444-7208

Dr. Stephen Houston, MD is a Dermatologist in Austin, TX and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Houston has more experience with Dermatologic Oncology, Mohs Surgery, and Dermatologic Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Texas- San Antonio Long Medical School medical school in 1973. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Houston to book an appointment.


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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Houston

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Houston treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Houston treats other conditions, please contact the office at (512) 444-7208.

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Dr. Houston typically treats 55% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Melanoma
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Skin Cancer
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery is a procedure that treats some types of skin cancer by removing a precise amount of tissue in order to remove cancer cells while sparing as much healthy tissue as possible.Compare with other Mohs Surgery specialists.

Dr. Houston typically treats 51% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Mohs Surgery
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dermatologic Care

Dermatologists diagnose, treat and screen for conditions affecting the skin, including skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, and hair loss.Compare with other Dermatologic Care specialists.

Dr. Houston typically treats 59% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Skin Infections
Intertrigo
Keloid Scar
Shingles
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Houston's conditions and procedures:

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Dermatitis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins

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Dr. Houston accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO

Dr. Houston's Reviews

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Biography

Dr. Stephen Houston, MD is a Dermatologist in Austin, TX and has over 47 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Houston has more experience with...Read more

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

1977
Baylor
Residency Hospital
1974
Bexar Co Hosp
Internship Hospital
1973
University of Texas- San Antonio Long Medical School
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Southwest Skin Cancer & Vein Clinic

Southwest Skin and Vein Center Pllc4419 Frontier Trl Austin, TX 78745
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