Dr. Urmil Shukla, MD

Dr. Urmil Shukla, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Urmil Shukla, MD is a general surgery specialist in Huntsville, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Grant Med Coll-Bombay U in 1983 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

130 Medical Center Pkwy Ste 10

Huntsville, TX 77340

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Shukla'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.

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

36  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

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

  • Grant Med Coll-Bombay U
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Tx Heart Inst/St Lukes Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shukla has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shukla's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shukla to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Shukla's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The staff is ok but the doctor only respects his own time. He takes too long signing documents. He has no clue about respecting other people's time.
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Dr. Shukla is that old fashioned type doctor. He cares for his patients and communicates that very well.
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