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Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Bidhan Das, M.D.

Our Physicians & Staff - Bidhan Das, M.D.

Dr. Bidhan Das

Methodist Center for Restorative Pelvic Medicine

6550 Fannin Street
Suite 2307
Houston, TX 77030
713-790-9250 – Physician’s main office
713-441-9229 – Center for Restorative Pelvic Medicine
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Biography


Dr. Das is the newest surgeon to join the Colon and Rectal Clinic of Houston and the Methodist Center for Restorative Pelvic Medicine. He is a native Houstonian and a proud Summa Cum Laude graduate of Rice University. After Rice University he received his medical education and MD degree from the Yale University School of Medicine. His general surgery residency training was conducted at Harvard Medical School - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He completed fellowship training in his native Houston with the Colon and Rectal Clinic of Houston. He has been trained in both complex open and minimally-invasive operative approaches as well as endoscopic procedures. Prior to focusing on surgery, Dr. Das served as a software architecture consultant and worked in private software investment capital-raising.

Academically, he has been a Research Fellow for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute at Harvard Medical School - Massachusetts General Hospital, and he has served as Chairman of the American Physician Scientist Association.

At Harvard Medical School, Dr. Das was teaching faculty of medical students and junior surgical residents while winning several academic prizes in academic competitions.

He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery.

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Education


Medical School

  • Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Internship

  • Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

General Surgery Residency

  • Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

Colon and Rectal Surgery Residency

  • Colon and Rectal Clinic of Houston, University of Texas Health Science Center

Areas of Excellence

  • Fecal incontinence
  • Diverticulitis
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Colon and Rectal Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids and Anal Fissures

Honors/Awards

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellow
  • Farr Prize for Research Excellence
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society
  • Omicron Delta Epsilon International Honor Society for Economics

Publications


  1. Das B, Greenspan M, Muralee S, Tampi R. Late-life depression: A review. Clinical Geriatrics 2007;15(10): 35-44
  2. Yale University School of Medicine Research Conference, The Power Mix Tolerizing Mechanism in Cynomolgus Monkeys, Bidhan Das, Dr. Joren Madsen, M.D., D. Phil., Publication Date: 5/2006
  3. American Physician Scientists Association/ASCI - Research Presentation, Current Thoughts in Preclinical Models of Peripheral Tolerance Regimens, Bidhan Das, Joren Madsen, M.D., D. Phil., Publication Date: 4/2006
  4. South Texas ACS 2013, Short-Term Outcomes from the Largest Clinical Experience with the Gore BIO-A Fistula Plug. Das, B.; Bailey, H. R.; Snyder, M. J.
  5. Texas Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2013, Dermal Flaps for the Treatment of Complex Transphincteric Anal Fistulae. Das BD, Aycinena JF, Marines D, Snyder MJ, Bailey HR, Cali JR, Pidala MJ, Newton TR

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