Dr. Steven Brooks, MD

Trauma Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(2)
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Dr. Steven Brooks, MD
Steven Brooks, MD is board certified in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. He completed fellowship training at Vanderbilt University in Acute Care Surgery (Trauma Surgery, Emergency General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care). He is the Trauma Medical Director at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, TX.

3601 4TH ST

Lubbock, TX 79430

Contact Information

(806) 743-3150

Dr. Steven Brooks, MD

Dr. Steven Brooks, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Brooks is committed to providing optimal care for the injured or acute surgical patient in the emergency department, trauma bay, operating room and Trauma Surgical ICU.
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Dr. Brooks' Experience

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Dr. Brooks' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Trauma Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
6

Specialties

  • Trauma Surgery
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Burn Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
16

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Rib Fracture
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Traumatic Shock
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
13

Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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

  • Occidental College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brooks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brooks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brooks to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Brooks' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Over 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Brooks accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Network S
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Brooks has admitting privileges

University Medical Center
602 Indiana Ave
Lubbock, TX 79415
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