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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Van Buren, Surgeon is Good. Dr. Van Buren has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

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

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Van Buren, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 25 areas:
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrinoma
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Liver Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreas inflammation (Pancreatitis)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
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Education & Awards

Dr. Van Buren graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. He has 1 awards.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Van Buren has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • St Luke's Episcopal Hospital 
  • Texas Children's Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. George Van Buren MD is a male Surgeon, has 9 years of experience and practices in Surgery and Surgical Oncology.
Where does Dr. George Van Buren practice?
Dr. George Van Buren has 1 office location.
Dr. George Van Buren practices Surgery and Surgical Oncology near Houston, TX.
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