Dr. Zhen Fan, MD

Dr. Zhen Fan, MD

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45 y/o
(21)

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Dr. Zhen Fan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in general surgery, colon & rectal surgery, and more.Read his story

Surgical Associates of Houston

1140 Business Center Dr Ste 403

Houston, TX 77043
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Insurance Accepted

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

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. Fan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fan treats Abscess more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Fan treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fan treats Abdominal Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Fan treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fan performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Fan performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Fan's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
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
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
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)
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Provide quality surgical care with the least minimal invasive options for a speedier recovery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
Case West Res Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Good Samaritan/Univ of Cincinnati
Residency Hospital
2003
Good Samaritan/Univ of Cincinnati
Internship Hospital
2002
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
Undergraduate School
2008
2007
2003
2002
1997

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Fan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fan

4.9

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
95.23809523809524%
(20)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
0%
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Dr. Fan's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Everything was great it went better than I thought it would. Thank you so much! Fred
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Fantastic He has high standards of professionalism and knowledge to his area of expertise
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He’s an amazing surgeon! Bed side manner are 5 stars. He’s very thorough in his explanation of what will occurring. I met him after I was admitted for gallstone pain. I will definitely be recommending him for future needs :)
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He’s an amazing surgeon! Bed side manner are 5 stars. He’s very thorough in his explanation of what will occurring. I met him after I was admitted for gallstone pain. I will definitely be recommending him for future needs :)
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I would 100% recommend this surgeon to any of my close friends and family. I am happy I found him when I did. Dr. Fan and his staff took care of me, and made me feel super comfortable. Thank you again, Dr. Fan.
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Insurance accepted

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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
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Humana Health Plan of Texas
Houston Area HMO-Standard
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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