Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, MD

Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, MD

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Age 74
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Dr. Younan Nowzaradan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Teheran University / Faculty Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.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

Care Philosophy

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

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Persian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Nowzaradan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nowzaradan

4.7

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
80.76923076923077%
(21)
4 Stars
11.538461538461538%
(3)
3 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
3.8461538461538463%
(1)

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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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I just want to say I am excited to see him this week. I had schedule for follow up since I have surgery in CT, and wanted to meet him and as well I watch his program religiously....I will post after my visit w/dr. Now. I will let ya'll know how it goes.
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Dr Nowzaradan is a true general surgeon who cares for his patients well being. I was the Director of Materials at First Street Hospital for many years and I prided myself in getting whatever Doctor Now wanted for all his patients. He is truly amazing in the results and outcomes that he brings to...Read More
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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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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Choice Test
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) Test PPO
Golden Rule
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Meritain Health
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Life
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
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