Dr. Tal Raphaeli, MD

Dr. Tal Raphaeli, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
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Dr. Tal Raphaeli, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Houston, TX. He has been practicing for 11 years.

1125 Cypress Station Dr Ste G-3

Houston, TX 77090

Contact Information

(281) 583-1300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Hemorrhoids
high
more than 87% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Raphaeli "Dr. Raphaeli?s primary concern is the health and wellbeing of his patients. He utilizes minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery for cancer as well as for benign diseases such as diverticulitis and inflammatory bowel disease to decrease pain and shorten hospital stays. He also specializes in endoscopy, the treatment of common anorectal disorders, such as hemorrhoids and fissures, and pelvic floor disorders, such as rectal prolapse and fecal incontinence."
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Enterocutaneous Fistula
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Fistula
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intussusception
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Paralytic Ileus
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • 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
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • da Vinci® Colectomy

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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

  • University Of Texas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Swedish Medical Center-First Hill Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Raphaeli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Raphaeli's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Raphaeli to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Raphaeli's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Houston, TX |
He inspires confidence in a successful surgical outcome because he explains why something is done. His attitude is collaborative rather than dictatorial.
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Dr. Raphaeli accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Raphaeli has admitting privileges

Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital
18951 N Memorial Dr
Humble, TX 77338
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Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
18220 State Highway 249
Houston, TX 77070
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CHI St. Luke's Health - The Vintage Hospital
20171 Chasewood Park Dr
Houston, TX 77070
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Houston Northwest Medical Center
710 Cypress Creek Pkwy
Houston, TX 77090
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Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center
10655 Steepletop Dr
Houston, TX 77065
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