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Aakash H. Gajjar, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Accepting New Patients

Aakash H. Gajjar, MD, FACS, FASCRS

About Me

My mission is to be able to provide individualized quality care for our patients.  This process begins with educating our patients and allowing for both the physician and patient to share in their decision-making. Our experienced medical professionals put your healing needs first.  Our team is proud to provide a high quality level of customer service, medical and surgical experience, and commitment to health and wellness to all our patients.  Our goal is to make you feel better as quickly as possible, in addition to preventing illness from recurring.   

Clinical Interests

Colon, Rectal and Anal Cancer
Minimally Invasive Surgery (Robotic and Laparoscopic Surgery)
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn's disease, Ulcerative Colitis)
Gastrointestinal Disease
Diverticular Disease
Rectal Prolapse
Hemorrhoids
Anal Fistulas
Anal Fissures
Pilonidal Disease
Fecal Incontinence 
Colonoscopy
 

Accepted Insurance Plans

AARP Medicare Complete
Aetna
Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Aetna Meritain Health
Aetna Open Access
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna QPOS
Aetna Select
Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna Signature Administrators Allied Benefits
Aetna Signature Administrators CoreSource
Aetna Signature Administrators including CoreSource
Aetna Signature Administrators including CoreSource, Allied Benefits
Aetna Student Health
Aetna TRS Active Care (excluding Whole Health)
Aetna TRS ActiveCare
All Saver/United Healthcare
Allied Benefits
AmeriGroup
BCBS Blue Choice-Hlth Select
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage HMO Plus
Blue Choice PPO Affordable Care Act/Marketplace plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Best Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Saver PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Select Temp PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Traditional / Par Plan
Blue Cross and Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas PAR PLAN
Care Improvement Plus Medicare Advantage
Cigna APWU
Cigna Allegiance
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna EPO
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna Indemnity
Cigna Lifesource
Cigna LocalPlus
Cigna LocalPlus / Vantage
Cigna NALC
Cigna Network
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna Open Access
Cigna Open Access Plus
Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Cigna Qualcare
Cigna Shared Administration OAP
Cigna Shared Administration PPO
Cigna SureFit
CoastalComp Health-PPO
Community Health Choice
Community Health Choice Medicaid Star
Community Health Choice-HMO
Competitive Health Plan PPO
Dual Complete
Fort Bend ISD-Emp Dir PPO
HMO Blue
Humana
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus/Choice
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Military TRICARE-East Region
Humana Military TRICARE-South Region
Humana National POS Open Access (Affordable Care Act/MarketPlace plan)
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana TRS-Care Medicare Advantage PPO Plan
Humana TriCare
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
HumanaNatl POS Open Access
MEDICARE ADVANTAGE : COVENTRY/FIRST HEALTH ADVANTRA
MEDICARE ADVANTAGE : WELLCARE
MEDICARE ADVANTAGE: DEVOTED
MEDICARE ADVANTAGE: OSCAR
Medicaid
Medicaid (Dr. Referral Only)
Medicaid CSHCN
Medicaid PCCM
Medicare
Medicare Assignment
Medicare Complete
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Solutions
Medview-PPO
Mem Herman Hlth Network Prov
Memorial +E:EYHerman Health Network Providers
Memorial Herman Health Network Providers
Molina HealthCare
Molina Medicaid Star
Molina Medicaid StarPlus
MultiPlan PPO
Mutual of Omaha PPO
National Hlthcr Alliance - HMO
National Hlthcr Alliance - POS
National Hlthcr Alliance EPO
National Hlthcr Alliance-PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
One Source
Oscar Easy Care Medicare Advantage
PHCS Healthy Directions
PHCS PPO
PHCS Savility
PHCS/ MultiPlan
PPO & Private Fee For Service
PPO NEXT
PPO Next-PPO
Provider Select PPO
Providers Network of Amer PPO
Self Pay
SouthWest Medical Provider Network
TRS-Care Medicare Advantage PPO Plan
TexanPlus Medicare Advantage
TexanPlus/Wellcare Medicare Advantage
Tx Conf United Methodist-PPO
UHC Medicare Chronic Complete
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
UMR
United Health Integrated Services
United HealthCare Community Plan
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Dual Complete
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Nexus ACO
United Healthcare Plan of the River Valley
UnitedHealthOne
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Core
UnitedHealthcare Core Plus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare Golden Rule
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans including AARP
UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans including AARP, Dual Complete, Medicare Complete, Medicare Solutions, Erickson Advantage, Chronic Complete
UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans including AARP, Dual Complete, Medicare Complete, Medicare Solutions, Erickson Advantage, Chronic Complete and Care Improvement Plus
UnitedHealthcare Navigate
UnitedHealthcare Navigate Plus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare Oxford
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS
UnitedHealthcare West

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Colon & Rectal Surgery | American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
BOARD CERTIFICATION
Surgery - General | American Board of Surgeons
MEDICAL SCHOOL
University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio - San Antonio, TX | 2004
INTERNSHIP
General Surgery | University of Oklahoma School of Medicine - Tulsa, OK | 2005
RESIDENCY
General Surgery | University of Oklahoma School of Medicine - Tulsa, OK | 2009
FELLOWSHIP
Colon & Rectal Surgery | University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston, TX | 2010
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.
Office Locations
7789 Southwest Fwy.
Ste 300
Houston, TX 77074
17510 W. Grand Pkwy. S.
Ste 330
Sugar Land, TX 77479