General Surgery

General Surgery

General Surgery

General Surgery involves surgical interventions that focus on the gastrointestinal tract, colon, liver, endocrine system, and other major body parts. Some common general surgeries include gallbladder removal, appendix removal, thyroidectomies, colonoscopies, bariatric surgery, and hernia. Additional services like management of diseases involving breast, soft tissues, skin, breast, and trauma are also performed. 

The General Surgery Service at UMMC offers patients services employing cutting-edge surgical care. We are also specialized in laparoscopic and robotic surgeries, which help provide patients with a variety of treatments in gastroenterology, gynecology, and urology. We are equipped with advanced techniques which help patients recover faster with minimal blood loss, tissue damage, less pain and discomfort, and reduced risk of infection and hospital readmissions. 

The general surgery team at UMMC has a comprehensive clinical experience in a whole spectrum of treatments, from a simple procedure to the most complex advanced therapies. We have sophisticated operation theatres with experienced surgeons and well-trained support staff. The commonly performed surgeries at our hospital are gall bladder, hemorrhoids, hernias, and skin and soft tissue procedures. We provide the highest level of healthcare which is affordable and accessible to the general population.

Available Locations

UMMC North

16750 Red Oak,
Houston, TX 77090



Special Services

Emergency Room

At UMMC we provide the best possible care without the wait, and just minutes away from your home.


Our state-of-the-art technology provides high quality imaging in a comfortable diagnostic testing facility.

General Surgery

Our Surgical team provides the latest in minimally invasive surgery performed by highly-skilled, fellowship trained,


Our on-site, fully equipped laboratory allows for easy access, fast and accurate results with no waiting time and best

Plastic Surgery

Our plastic surgeons have helped countless clients regain their confidence and self-esteem.


Our specialists perform non-invasive or minimally-invasive treatments for heel pain


Our physicians specialize in the diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and management of all digestive

Pain Management

Our specialists are board certified in both Pain Management and Anesthesiology.

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

We specialize in the medical and surgical treatment of pediatric and adult ear, nose, and throat disorders.

Spine Surgery

Our highly skilled orthopedic spine surgeons provide variety of open surgery solutions

Our Facilities

Clinical Quality

We are committed to outstanding patient care and clinical outcomes.

Continuous Improvement

We seek to relentlessly improve our performance in every area – clinical, operational and financial – constantly pushing ourselves to new heights.


We work together, helping and supporting one another to make our hospital successful.

Service Excellence

We seek to exceed the expectations of patients, physicians and each other in everything we do.