Dr. Robert S. Bresalier MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Robert Bresalier is a gastroenterologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Bresalier accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 14 doctors at University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1980

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1979 - 1982

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 33 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Gastroenterology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

MI State Medical License
Active through 2013

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Adenoma detection in patients undergoing a comprehensive colonoscopy screening.
Raju, G. S.,Vadyala, V.,Slack, R.,Krishna, S. G.,Ross, W. A.,Lynch, P. M.,Bresalier, R. S.,Hawk, E.,Stroehlein, J. R.

CYP2C9 variants increase risk of colorectal adenoma recurrence and modify associations with smoking but not aspirin treatment.
Barry, E. L.,Poole, E. M.,Baron, J. A.,Makar, K. W.,Mott, L. A.,Sandler, R. S.,Ahnen, D. J.,Bresalier, R. S.,McKeown-Eyssen, G. E.,Ulrich, C. M.

Overexpressed galectin-3 in pancreatic cancer induces cell proliferation and invasion by binding ras and activating ras signaling.
Song, S., Ji, B., Ramachandran, V., Wang, H., Hafley, M., Logsdon, C., Bresalier, R. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance 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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