Miguel Montero Baker, MD

Vascular Surgery

Houston Methodist Cardiovascular Surgery Associates

Not Accepting New Patients

Miguel Montero Baker, MD

Houston Methodist Cardiovascular Surgery Associates

About Me

"Life has blessed me with the opportunity to learn from the best and care for many people around the world. I feel my experience has led me to develop a very comprehensive perspective on a patient’s journey. With compassion, empathy and communication, I strive to guide my patients to recovery."

Dr. Miguel Montero-Baker is a board certified vascular surgeon. He specializes in both vascular and endovascular surgery with a special emphasis on diabetic foot complications, limb preservation and independent living.

Dr. Montero-Baker earned his medical degree from the University of Costa Rica in San José, Costa Rica. There, he also completed a vascular surgery residency at the San Juan de Dios Hospital. Moreover, he rounded his surgical training with a three year fellowship at the Leipzig Heart Center focusing on catheter-based therapies and lower-limb ultrasound. Lastly, he undertook an integrated  vascular surgery residency position at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. Shortly after, he became associate chief of vascular surgery at Baylor College of Medicine and now has joined the Methodist team to lead the Division of Vascular Surgery.

Dr. Montero-Baker’s research interests include advanced endovascular limb saving interventions, the development of multidisciplinary teams that work to prevent major amputations and novel educational techniques at the global level.

Clinical Interests


  • Adult congenital heart disease PAD management
  • Complex aortic reconstruction         
  • Complex IVC filter removal
  • Complex acute and chronic venous thrombotic complications   
  • Hybrid PAD reconstruction
  • Ischemic diabetic foot complication management       
  • Limb preservation   
  • Management of pulmonary embolism    
  • Retrograde and bidirectional endovascular PAD reconstruction       
  • Thoracic, abdominal, and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm management  

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna Common Spirit Health KelseyCare
Aetna Common Spirit Minimum Value Plan
Aetna CommonSpirit Health KelseyCare
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna International
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
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 TX Annual Conf of UMC
Aetna Student Health
Aetna Transplant
Aetna Workers' Comp
All Saver/United Healthcare
Amerigroup STAR+PLUS Medicare-Medicaid Plan
Amerivantage Medicare Advantage
Amerivantage Medicare Advantage HMO-D-SNP
Beech Street PPO
Best Doctors International
Blue Choice POS
Blue 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 Edge
Blue Essentials
Blue Essentials Access
Care Improvement Plus Medicare Advantage
Cigna APWU
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna Allegiance OAP
Cigna Allegiance PPO
Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna EPO
Cigna Global Health Benefits (International)
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage PPO
Cigna Indemnity
Cigna LocalPlus
Cigna NALC
Cigna Network
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna Open Access
Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Cigna Qualcare
Cigna Shared Administration OAP
Cigna Shared Administration PPO
Cigna SureFit
Community Health Choice Marketplace-Silver & Gold
Community Health Choice Medicare Advantage HMO DSNP
Coventry PPO
Entrust/90 Degree EDI Payer ID# 36878
Erickson Advantage
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HAA Preferred Partners (International)
HMO Blue
HealthSmart Accel PPO
HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart Payors Organization
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus/Choice
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Kelsey Seybold Affiliate Network
Medica-UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
Olympus Managed Care (International)
PHCS Healthy Directions
Provider Select PPO
TRS-ActiveCare 2 Group 385002
TRS-ActiveCare Fully Insured Plan-South Texas Region Group 295430
TRS-ActiveCare Fully Insured Plan-West Texas Region Group 295781
TRS-ActiveCare HD Group 385000
TRS-ActiveCare Primary Group 385003
TRS-ActiveCare Primary Plus Group 385001
TRS-Care Medicare Advantage
TRS-Care Standard ALT A I Group 485002
TRS-Care Standard ALT A II Group 485003
TRS-Care Standard ALT B I Group 485005
TRS-Care Standard ALT B II Group 485006
TRS-Care Standard CMED Group 485001
TRS-Care Standard Group 485000
TexanPlus/Wellcare Medicare Advantage
Three Rivers Provider Network
UHC Dual Complete MCR
UHC Medicare Chronic Complete
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
US Family Health Plan
USA Managed Care PPO
United Health Integrated Services
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Nexus ACO
United Healthcare Plan of the River Valley
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Core
UnitedHealthcare Core Plus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare Golden Rule
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare Navigate
UnitedHealthcare Navigate Plus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare Oxford
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS
UnitedHealthcare Student Resources
UnitedHealthcare West
WellMed AARP Medicare Advantage Plan
WellMed AARP Medicare Complete
WellMed United Healthcare Dual Complete

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


Doctor of Medicine | University of Cosa Rica | 2003
Integrated Vascular surgery | San Juan de Dios Hospital | 2007
Advanced endovascular therapies | University of Leipzig | 2008
Vascular Surgery | University of Arizona | 2014
  • Houston Methodist Hospital


  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.

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  • Where is Dr. Miguel Montero Baker located?
    Dr. Miguel Montero Baker sees patients at the following locations:
    • Medical Office Building 1, 18400 Katy Fwy., Ste 640, Houston, TX 77094
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    Dr. Miguel Montero Baker and/or office staff speak English, German and Spanish