Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Eric Kaplan, Colon & Rectal Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Kaplan has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colonoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Rectal Fistula

Education & Awards

Dr. Kaplan graduated from Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland. He has 6 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012, 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
Colon & Rectal Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Colon & Rectal Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Kaplan has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano 
  • Presbyterian Plano Center For Diagnostics & Surger 

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. John Roberts

Colon & Rectal Surgery
20 years experience
Plano, TX

Dr. Matthew Hughes

Colon & Rectal Surgery
Carrollton, TX

Dr. Julie Leverton

Colon & Rectal Surgery
19 years experience
Plano, TX

Dr. Todd Odom

Colon & Rectal Surgery
19 years experience
Plano, TX

Dr. Salim Jabbour

Colon & Rectal Surgery
16 years experience
Plano, TX

Dr. Said Hashemipour

Colon & Rectal Surgery
25 years experience
Plano, TX
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Eric Richard Kaplan MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery.
Where does Dr. Eric R. Kaplan practice?
Dr. Eric Kaplan has 1 office location.
Dr. Eric Kaplan practices Colon & Rectal Surgery near Plano, TX.
See Plano Colorectal Surgeons.