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Dr. Harold Bailey, MD

Colon And Rectal Surgery

General Surgery

A native Texan, Dr. Harold Bailey earned his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and completed his surgical internship at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas. He completed his residency in general surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, followed by his fellowship in colon and rectal su...

A native Texan, Dr. Harold Bailey earned his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and completed his surgical internship at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas. He completed his residency in general surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, followed by his fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at Ferguson Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Board certified in surgery and colon and rectal surgery, Dr. Bailey has practiced medicine since 1974. His clinical interests include colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulitis, anorectal disease (particularly complex anorectal fistulae), colonoscopy (screening and removal of large polyps).

Dr. Bailey strives to see patients quickly and to provide them the highest quality compassionate care. He takes the time to listen to each patient and address their concerns. He treats adults and speaks Spanish.

A professor of surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, Dr. Bailey also serves as a clinical professor of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center and Weil Cornell Medical College. He has been recognized in multiple local and national "best doctor" listings.

He is a past president of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and has also served as president of the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery and as a member of the Board of Regents of the American College of Surgeons. He is chief of the division of Colon and Rectal Surgery at Memorial Hermann -Texas Medical Center.

Dr. Bailey and his wife live in West University. They have two adult children. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, traveling and spending time with his family.

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Meet the Provider

Specialties
  • Colon And Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
Medical Education

UT Southwestern Medical School 1968

Languages Spoken
  • Spanish
  • English
Fellowship

Ferguson Hospital 1974

Affiliated Centers
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
Gender

Male

Internship & Residency

Parkland Memorial Hospital 1969, University of Texas at Houston 1973

PCP Number

100000031142, 110000005640

Clinical Interests
  • Digestive Cancer
Cities Served

Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City

Zip Codes Served

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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Providers
  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna Most Benefit Plans
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna Most Benefit Plans
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna Healthspring Star Plus MMP
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health Workers Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana Most Benefit Plans
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Molina StarStar Plus
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Workers Comp
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • United Healthcare Most Benefit Plans
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • Wellcare
  • WELLCARE TEXAN PLUS
  • WorkLink Workers Comp

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