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Dr. William Lewis, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Lewis

Dr. William Lewis, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1998 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.


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(210) 614-5113

Dr. Lewis accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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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. Lewis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lewis performs Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lewis performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Intestinal Obstruction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lewis treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Lewis treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lewis performs Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Lewis performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Cesarean Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Oophorectomy
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy

Dr. Lewis' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • 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
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • 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
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • 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)
  • Repair of Rectocele With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Lewis, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1998 and specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2004
St Francis Hosp & Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
2003
UTHSCSA
Residency Hospital
1999
UTHSCSA
Internship Hospital
1998
Baylor University
Medical School
1994
Rice University
Undergraduate School
2004
2003
1999
1998
1994

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Dr. Lewis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lewis

4.3

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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He was highly recommend to me. Takes his time with listening to all your concerns and needs. He explains everything in detail so there no issues with any misunderstanding. Great bedside manners too!
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this doctor is absolutely amazing! my fiance was looking at having to have two major operations to repair the results of emergengy exploratory surgery (two torn fistulas) from a doctor in nm, one surgery was to be dr lewis on closing the stomach shut,cleaning out all scar tissue, and hernias. the...Read More
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Ruined my life.
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Great doctor and surgeon. Helped me with a problem I had for over 6 months and after surgery I feel SO much better. He also has a great sense of humor. Thanks Dr. Lewis!
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We were running late because I went to the wrong office. Dr. Lewis took his time with our consultation and was very thorough with what he felt were my daughter's options for her surgery. He answered all our questions and concerns. I will highly recommend him to my family and friends!! Job well done...Read More
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