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Dr. Zhen Fan, MD

General Surgery
4.9 (26)
Map Pin Small Houston, TX
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Zhen Fan, MD

Dr. Zhen Fan, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Houston, TX. They graduated from University of Cincinnati and is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare West. Dr. Fan, completed a residency at General Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati. Patients rated Dr. Fan an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Fan works at Surgical Associates of Houston in Houston, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Ventral Hernia and Gallstones along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept 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.

Dr. Fan's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Surgical Associates of Houston
    1140 Business Center Dr, Houston, TX 77043 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (469) 240-3256
  2. 2
    Surgical Associates of Houston
    9440 Bellaire Blvd Ste 205, Houston, TX 77036 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (817) 984-8262

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Soft Tissue Tumor Removal Chevron Icon
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Cholecystitis and Gallstones Chevron Icon
Inguinal Hernia Chevron Icon
Laparoscopic Appendectomy Chevron Icon
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic Chevron Icon
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Anal Fissure Chevron Icon
Anorectal Abscess Chevron Icon
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Lipomas Chevron Icon
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Obstructed Inguinal Hernia Chevron Icon
Pelvic Abscess Chevron Icon
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) Chevron Icon
Umbilical Hernia Chevron Icon
Varicose Veins Chevron Icon
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist Chevron Icon
Colectomy Chevron Icon
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
Gallbladder Removal Chevron Icon
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy) Chevron Icon
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Varicose Vein Procedure Chevron Icon
Abdominal Disorders Chevron Icon
Abscess Chevron Icon
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Anorectal Fistula Chevron Icon
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Crohn's Disease Chevron Icon
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia Chevron Icon
Empyema Chevron Icon
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Gastric Ulcer Chevron Icon
Gastrointestinal Diseases Chevron Icon
Hernia Chevron Icon
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Hiatal Hernia Chevron Icon
Hidradenitis Chevron Icon
Hyperparathyroidism Chevron Icon
Ileus Chevron Icon
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Incisional Hernia Chevron Icon
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Chevron Icon
Intestinal Abscess Chevron Icon
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Intestinal Obstruction Chevron Icon
Ischemic Colitis Chevron Icon
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Ulcerative Colitis Chevron Icon
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Abdominoplasty Chevron Icon
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration Chevron Icon
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Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy Chevron Icon
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection Chevron Icon
Bile Duct Procedure Chevron Icon
Biopsy of Breast Chevron Icon
Colostomy Chevron Icon
Cyst Incision and Drainage Chevron Icon
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn Chevron Icon
Duodenal Polypectomy Chevron Icon
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open) Chevron Icon
Excision of Breast Tumor Chevron Icon
Excision of Rectal Tumor Chevron Icon
Excision of Stomach Tumor Chevron Icon
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open Chevron Icon
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy) Chevron Icon
Gastrectomy Chevron Icon
Gastrotomy Chevron Icon
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags Chevron Icon
Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object Chevron Icon
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy) Chevron Icon
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Robotic Assist Chevron Icon
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Laparotomy Chevron Icon
Liver Biopsy Chevron Icon
Lumpectomy Chevron Icon
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision Chevron Icon
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
Port Placements or Replacements Chevron Icon
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) Chevron Icon
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft) Chevron Icon
Sphincterotomy Chevron Icon
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open Chevron Icon
Venous Sclerotherapy Chevron Icon
Ventral Hernia Repair Open Chevron Icon
Wedge Resection Colon Chevron Icon
Wound Repair Chevron Icon
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Ambetter
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Humana
    • Humana Health Plan of Texas
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    • Premera Blue Cross
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.9
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    Based on 26 ratings
    Patient Ratings (26)
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    About Dr. Zhen Fan, MD

    Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Specialties
    Languages Spoken
    • English, Chinese, Dutch and Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
    Gender
    NPI Number
    • 1184876179
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Case Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • General Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati
    Residency
    Internship
    • General Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Cincinnati
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • HCA Houston Healthcare West

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Fan works at Surgical Associates of Houston in Houston, TX. View the full address on Dr. Fan’s profile.

    Dr. Fan has seen patients for Ventral Hernia and Gallstones, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Fan on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    Dr. Fan speaks Chinese, Dutch and Spanish.

    26 patients have reviewed Dr. Fan. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Fan.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Fan, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Fan appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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