Dr. Valerie Bauer MD
General Surgeons — Houston, TXContact Dr. Bauer
Dr. Valerie Bauer specializes in general surgery, colorectal surgery (formerly proctology) in Houston, Texas. Details of Dr. Bauer's 15 years experience as an MD, her hospital affiliation and education at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston are available on your free doctor report.
Dr. Bauer has been compared
Primary Location for Dr. Bauer
7900 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77054
Ratings and Reviews for Dr. Valerie BauerVery Good
If you know and have received services from Dr. Valerie Bauer, you can rate and review Dr. Valerie Bauer by clicking the following button.
Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Valerie Bauer identified specializing in
General SurgeryGeneral Surgery
A surgeon manages a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The surgeon established the diagnosis and provides the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care to surgical patients and is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of the trauma victim and the critically ill surgical patient. The surgeon uses a variety of diagnostic techniques, including endoscopy, for observing internal structures, and may use specialized instruments during operative procedures. A general surgeon is expected to be familiar with the salient features of other surgical specialties in order to recognize problems in those areas and to know when to refer a patient to another specialist. and Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)Colorectal Surgery (formerly Proctology)
A colon and rectal surgeon is trained to diagnose and treat various diseases of the intestinal tract, colon, rectum, anal canal, and perianal area by medical and surgical means. The specialist also deals with organs and tissues (such as the liver, urinary, and female reproductive system) involved in primary intestinal disease. Colon and rectal surgeons have the expertise to diagnose and often manage anorectal conditions such as hemorrhoids, fissures (painful tears in the anal lining), abscesses and fistulae (infections located around the anus and rectum) in the office setting. They also treat problems of the intestine and colon, and perform endoscopic procedures to evaluate and treat problems such as cancer, polyps (precancerous growths), and inflammatory conditions. No Sub Specialties.. She obtained board certification from The American Board of Surgery for General Surgery.
A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.
Dr. Bauer is affiliated with 1 hospital:
University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Blvd
EducationDr. Bauer attended medical school at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and graduated in 1998 having 15 years experience.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
Patients may also know Dr. Valerie Bauer MD as:
- Valerie P Bauer
- V Bauer
Top searched General Surgeons in Houston, TX:
We found 5 doctors nearby Dr. Bauer who also specialize in General Surgery:
We found 2 doctors with names similar to Dr. Valerie Bauer:
Are you Dr. Valerie Bauer?
Update your information
Health Tools & Offers