Stephen Hilgers, MD, CFCMC

Gynecology

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
Endometriosis
Hysteroscopic Surgery
Hysteroscopy
Infertility
Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy
Laser
Microsurgery
Pelvic Disease & Surgery

Accepted Insurance Plans

90 Degree/Entrust
Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna Common Spirit Health KelseyCare
Aetna Common Spirit Minimum Value Plan
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 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
Community Health Choice Marketplace Advantage HMO DSNP
Coventry PPO
DEVOTED HEALTH CORE GREATER HOUSTON HMO
DEVOTED HEALTH PRIME GREATER HOUSTON HMO
Erickson Advantage
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
GeoBlue
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 Military TRICARE-East Region
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
Imagine Health
Imagine Health GPA
Imagine Health Trustmark
Imagine Health/SISCO
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Medica-UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
Medicare
Molina Dual Options StarPlus MMP
Molina Marketplace Exchange
Molina Medicare Complete Care HMO SNP
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
Olympus Managed Care (International)
Oscar Easy Care Medicare Advantage
PHCS Healthy Directions
PHCS PPO
ProCare Medicare Advantage
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
UMR
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
UnitedHealthOne
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.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
MEDICAL SCHOOL
University of Texas Medical School at Houston | 2009
RESIDENCY
Houston Methodist Hospital - Houston, TX | 2013
INTERNSHIP
Houston Methodist Hospital - Houston, TX | 2010
FELLOWSHIP
Pope Paul VI Institute, in affiliation with the Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE | 2014
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Languages

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

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