Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Bartley Pickron, M.D.

Our Physicians & Staff - Bartley Pickron, M.D.

Dr. Bartley Pickron

Methodist Center for Restorative Pelvic Medicine

6560 Fannin Street
Scurlock Tower, Suite 1404
Houston, TX 77030
713-790-0600 – Physician’s main office
713-441-9229 – Center for Restorative Pelvic Medicine
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Dr. Bartley Pickron graduated from medical school at the University of South Alabama. He then pursued his general surgery training along with extensive minimally invasive surgery experience at Atlanta Medical Center. After completion of his general surgery training, Dr. Pickron received fellowship training in Colon and Rectal Surgery at the University of Southern California. Dr. Pickron is certified by both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He has presented academic papers on the benefits of laparoscopic colon surgery at conferences both here in the US and internationally in Europe and Central America.

Dr. Pickron serves as assistant program director of the Minimally Invasive Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship at University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He also serves as staff surgeon at The Methodist Hospital, The Woman's Hospital of Texas, and at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital.

In addition, Dr. Pickron serves as a consultant and national faculty for teaching laparoscopic surgery through Ethicon Endo-Surgery.

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Medical School

  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, AL


  • Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA


  • Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA


  • University of Sourthern California, Los Angeles, CA

Areas of Excellence

  • Laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery for treatment of colon and rectal cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Fecal incontinence
  • Diverticulitis
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Anorectal disorders


  1. Haas EM, Pedraza R, Ragupathi M, Mahmood A, Pickron TB. “Laparoscopic Primary Colorrhaphy for Acute Iatrogenic Perforations During Colonoscopy.” Minim Invasive Surg. 2012; [In Press]
  2. Ragupathi M, Maele DV, Nieto J, Pickron TB, Haas EM. “Transanal endoscopic video-assisted (TEVA) excision.” Surg Endosc 2012; DOI: 10.1007/s00464-012-2399-9. 2012 Jun 23.
  3. Ramos-Valadez DI, Ragupathi M, Nieto J, Patel CB, Miller S, Pickron TB, Haas EM. “Single-incision versus conventional laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy: a case-matched series.” Surg Endosc 2011;26:96-102.
  4. Cruz RA, Ragupathi M, Pedraza R, Pickron TB, Le AT, Haas EM. “Minimally Invasive Approaches for the Management of “Difficult” Colonic Polyps.” Diagn Ther Endosc 2011; DOI: 10.1155/2011/682793. 2011 Jun 28.
  5. Ramos-Valadez DI, Patel CB, Ragupathi M, Bokhari MB, Pickron TB, Haas EM. “Single-Incision Laparoscopic Colectomy: Outcomes of an Emerging Minimally Invasive Technique.” Int J Colorectal Dis 2011;26:761-7.

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