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Dr. Philip Leggett, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
3.7 (39)
Map Pin Small Houston, TX
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Philip Leggett, MD

Dr. Philip Leggett, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Houston, TX. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 44 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch and is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest. Dr. Leggett, completed a residency at Alton Ochsner Med Fdn Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Leggett an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Leggett works at Philip L Leggett MD in Houston, TX. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and CareFirst 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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    Philip L Leggett MD
    800 Peakwood Dr Ste 8B, Houston, TX 77090 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Acid Reflux Surgery
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Appendectomy
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
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Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Surgical Procedure
Colectomy
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colon and Rectal Surgery
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Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
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Excision
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Excision of Skin Lesion
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Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Removal Biliary Stones Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Laparotomy
Lumpectomy
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Nephrectomy
Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroidectomy
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Renal Transplant
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist
Salpingo Oopherectomy
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Spinal Nerve Block
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach Surgery
Thyroid Biopsy
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Vagotomy
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Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wedge Resection Colon
Wound Repair
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    3.7
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    Based on 39 ratings
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    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1669431243
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Alton Ochsner Med Fdn Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Alton Ochsner Med Fdn Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Houston Healthcare Northwest

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    Dr. Leggett works at Philip L Leggett MD in Houston, TX. View the full address on Dr. Leggett’s profile.

    39 patients have reviewed Dr. Leggett. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Leggett.

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