Dr. Richard J Andrassy MD Surgeon

Dr. Richard Andrassy is a surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and Memorial Hermann SW Hospital. He received his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. Dr. Andrassy accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 13 doctors at Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and one of 25 at Memorial Hermann SW Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Endocrine, Pediatric, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Clinical Interests: Hernia, Reconstruction, hernias. abdominal wall reconstruction, endocrine, pediatric tumors

Hospital Affiliation

Memorial Hermann SW Hospital

Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency, General Surgery, 1972–1977

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 36 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 32 years in Pediatric Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Technical note: Component separation technique with double-layered biologic mesh placement for neonate with large gastroschisis.
Ikoma, N.,Chen, L.,Andrassy, R. J.

Location of pulmonary metastasis in pediatric osteosarcoma is predictive of outcome.
Letourneau, P.A., Xiao, L., Harting, M.T., Lally, K.P., Cox, C.S., Andrassy, R.J., Hayes-Jordan, A.A.

An Evidence-Based Review of a Lentinula edodes Mushroom Extract as Complementary Therapy in the Surgical Oncology Patient.
Shah, S.K., Walker, P.A., Moore-Olufemi, S.D., Sundaresan, A., Kulkarni, A.D., Andrassy, R.J.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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