Dr. Gagan Kumar Sood MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Gagan Sood is a gastroenterologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ben Taub General Hospital and Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Indira Gandhi Medical College and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Sood accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Ben Taub General Hospital and one of 17 at Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Ben Taub General Hospital

St. Luke's Medical Center
Ranked #35 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994–1996

University of Alabama Medical Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1996–1999

Indira Gandhi Medical College
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Transplant Hepatology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Clinical manifestations and diagnosis of acute intermittent porphyria
Sood GK, Anderson KE

Etiology and pathogenesis of acute intermittent porphyria
Sood GK, Anderson KE

Management of acute intermittent porphyria
Sood GK, Anderson KE

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA 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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