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Dr. Nestor Esnaola, MD

Surgical Oncology
5.0 (5)
Accepting new patients
30 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. Nestor Esnaola, MD is a Surgical Oncology Specialist in Houston, TX. They specialize in Surgical Oncology, has 30 years of experience. They graduated from Johns Hopkins University|Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and is affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital and Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital.

Dr. Esnaola works at Houston Methodist Department of Surgery in Houston, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Port Placements or Replacements along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Houston Methodist Department of Surgery
    6550 Fannin St Ste 1501, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (713) 441-5141

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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Capital Blue Cross
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health
    • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Guardian
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • MultiPlan
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Jul 30, 2016
    My husband and I visited Dr. Esnaola on my Birthday 7.27.16. I was in quite a bit of discomfort and pain when I came in to my appointment. Dr. Esnaola was wonderful! He addressed my problem in a timely fashion, was very considerate and accommodating, AND solved the issue that was causing my distress. He made my day! Thank you so much for your terrific care Dr. Esnaola! Henrietta and Earl Lewis
    Henrietta Lewis in Barnegat, NJ — Jul 30, 2016
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    About Dr. Nestor Esnaola, MD

    Specialties
    • Surgical Oncology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 30 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
    Gender
    NPI Number
    • 1013021666
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Brigham & Womans Hosp-Harvard U|Harvard Medical School
    Residency
    Internship
    • BRIGHAM AND WOMEN'S HOSPITAL
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Johns Hopkins University|Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical Education

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Houston Methodist Hospital
    • Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Nestor Esnaola, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Esnaola is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Esnaola has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Esnaola has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Esnaola works at Houston Methodist Department of Surgery in Houston, TX. View the full address on Dr. Esnaola’s profile.

    Dr. Esnaola has seen patients for Port Placements or Replacements, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Esnaola on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Esnaola. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Esnaola.

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