Dr. Gonzalo M Vargas MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Gonzalo Vargas is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Hermann SW Hospital and Methodist Sugar Land Hospital. He received his medical degree from Universidad del Valle Health Sciences and has been in practice for 44 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Memorial Hermann SW Hospital and one of 6 at Methodist Sugar Land Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Hermann SW Hospital

Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

West Houston Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Creighton University Affil Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1974 - 1976

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1972 - 1974

University of New Mexico Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1976 - 1978

Universidad del Valle Health Sciences
Class of 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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