Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, MD

Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 74
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Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Teheran University / Faculty Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in bariatric surgery and vascular surgery.Read his story

4009 Bellaire Blvd Ste K

Houston, TX 77025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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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. Nowzaradan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nowzaradan treats Obesity more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nowzaradan treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nowzaradan performs Esophageal Surgery more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Nowzaradan performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nowzaradan performs Stomach Surgery more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Nowzaradan performs this procedure more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Nowzaradan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cholecystoenterostomy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Obesity
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Our mission is to inspire the individual suffering from obesity to adapt an effective and long term weight management initiative. Obesity is not a choice but it's management is. Obesity not only diminishes quality of life, it considerably shortens one's life expectancy.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1977
St Lukes Episcopal Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1976
Saint Thomas Hospital
Residency Hospital
1971
St Johns Hosp
Internship Hospital
1970
Teheran University / Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1977
1976
1971
1970

Languages

  • Persian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Nowzaradan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nowzaradan

4.6

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
79.3103448275862%
(23)
4 Stars
10.344827586206897%
(3)
3 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
6.896551724137931%
(2)

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Very unprofessional and gruff with patients. He made me feel embarrassed about my body issues. Instead of being helpful he was rude and disrespectful.
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this is not a review, but a question. My family is flying to Houston from buffalo, ny this summer. My son is very interested in dr Nowzaradan's practice and we would like to stop by to meet him briefly if possible. please let me know if this is possible before we book this trip. thank you.
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Veo su programa y me parese un excelente doctor
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I am a Diabetic and approx. 75lbs. overweight. I am always tired and no energy. I would like to get the abd. shelve. Unfortunately, my insurance won’t cover the procedure. Ver depressed struggling with my weight.
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Dr Nowzaradan is kind and smart, he works nonstop and truly cares about his patients. I admire his talent and his heart.
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 7:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Sat: 10:00am - 5:30pm
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Meritain Health
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Life
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare