Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Department of Surgery

Committed to Providing Quality Patient Care

Methodist Department of Surgery has a long-standing commitment to the best in patient care, innovation and cutting-edge science. Under the leadership of Dr. Barbara Lee Bass, one of the nation's most respected surgeons, the Methodist Department of Surgery engages in pioneering research and uses advanced technology to provide excellent care with positive outcomes. The Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation and Education (MITIESM) provides innovative operating suites, virtual environments, and other leading-edge clinical and technological facilities for surgeons of numerous specialities.

Surgical Services

Helping patients stay educated about potential procedures is an integral part of our commitment to delivering quality patient care.

Patient Resources

Houston Methodist wants each patient's stay to be as comfortable as possible. Our physicians, nurses and staff offer dignified, compassionate care.

Training & Education

For Residents and Fellows

Houston Methodist Hospital Residency in General Surgery is a five-year program that provides a broad experience in general surgery and the surgical basic sciences, as well as in numerous surgical specialties.

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Clinical Trials

Physicians, residents and fellows in the Methodist Department of Surgery conduct ongoing research to advance the care they provide. Patients may participate in clinical trials, such as a current study on a new lung cancer treatment that combines vitamin B9 with a known anti-cancer drug.

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