Dr. Anthony L. Estrera MD Surgeon

Dr. Anthony Estrera is a surgeon in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including St. Joseph Medical Center and University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 15 years. He is one of 29 doctors at St. Joseph Medical Center and one of 13 at University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1993 - 1998

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1998 - 2000

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Outcome predictors of limb salvage in traumatic popliteal artery injury.
Dua, A.,Desai, S. S.,Shah, J. O.,Lasky, R. E.,Charlton-Ouw, K. M.,Azizzadeh, A.,Estrera, A. L.,Safi, H. J.,Coogan, S. M.

Outcomes of Surgical Paraclavicular Thoracic Outlet Decompression.
Desai, S. S.,Toliyat, M.,Dua, A.,Charlton-Ouw, K. M.,Hossain, M.,Estrera, A. L.,Safi, H. J.,Azizzadeh, A.

Pneumomediastinum: etiology and a guide to diagnosis and treatment.
Banki, F.,Estrera, A. L.,Harrison, R. G.,Miller, C. C.,Leake, S. S.,Mitchell, K. G.,Khalil, K.,Safi, H. J.,Kaiser, L. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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