Stephen Hilgers, MD, CFCMC


Houston Methodist Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates

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Stephen Hilgers, MD, CFCMC

Houston Methodist Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates

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About Me

Dr. Stephen J. Hilgers is a member of the Department of OBGYN at Houston Methodist Hospital. He received his economics degree from Baylor University in Waco, Texas; his law degree from the SMU Law School in Dallas, Texas; and his medical degree from The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Hilgers completed his residency in OBGYN at Houston Methodist where he was named the Chief Resident of the Year. He completed his fellowship training in medical and surgical NaProTechnology at the Pope Paul VI Institute and the Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska - where he received training in advanced pelvic surgery involving the robotic da Vinci surgical system. Dr. Hilgers’ practice focuses on gynecology, reproductive medicine, and surgery; including NaProTechnology - a unique women’s health science focusing on treatments designed to work cooperatively with a woman's menstrual cycle to treat a wide range of gynecologic issues including - abnormal uterine bleeding; PCOS; ovarian cysts; PMS; pelvic pain; endometriosis; and the evaluation and treatment of recurrent miscarriage and infertility.  As the Director of the Houston Methodist Reproductive Robotic Surgery Program, Dr. Hilgers specializes in advanced, minimally-invasive, laparoscopic and robotic surgical treatments for pelvic diseases including - abnormal uterine bleeding, adenomyosis, endometriosis, fallopian tube dysfunction, ovarian cysts, pelvic adhesive disease, polycystic ovaries, and uterine fibroids. He is active in the American Academy of FertilityCare Professionals, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, and the Society of Procreative Surgeons.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a Certified FertilityCare Medical Consultant, and a member of the State Bar of Texas. Dr. Hilgers holds academic appointments with Weill Cornell Medical College, and Texas A&M Medical College.

Clinical Interests

Gynecological Procedures
Hysteroscopic Surgery
Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy
Pelvic Disease & Surgery

Accepted Insurance Plans

AARP Medicare Complete
Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna International
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
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 Student Health
Aetna Workers' Comp
All Saver/United Healthcare
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 Choice Fund
Cigna EPO
Cigna Global Health Benefits (International)
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna Indemnity
Cigna LocalPlus / Vantage
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
Community Health Choice Marketplace
Coventry PPO
Crown International
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 HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service
Humana Military TRICARE-South Region
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana TRS-Care Medicare Advantage PPO Plan
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
HumanaNatl POS Open Access
Imagine Health ABC Home
Imagine Health CVS Health
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Interplan Health Group
Medicus International
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
Olympus Managed Care (International)
PHCS Healthy Directions
SmartCare PNM Resources
TexanPlus Medicare Advantage
Three Rivers Provider Network
UHC Medicare Chronic Complete
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
US Family Health Plan
USA Managed Care PPO
United Health Integrated Services
United Healthcare Dual Complete
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

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


American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Texas Medical School at Houston | 2009
Houston Methodist Hospital - Houston, TX | 2013
Houston Methodist Hospital - Houston, TX | 2010
Pope Paul VI Institute, in affiliation with the Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE | 2014
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