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Dr. Harold Bailey MD

Colon & Rectal Surgeon

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center

Summary

A native Texan, Dr. Harold Bailey earned his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and completed his surgical internship at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas. He completed his residency in general surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, followed by his fellowship ... Read More

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Biography

A native Texan, Dr. Harold Bailey earned his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and completed his surgical internship at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas. He completed his residency in general surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, followed by his fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at Ferguson Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Board certified in surgery and colon and rectal surgery, Dr. Bailey has practiced medicine since 1974. His clinical interests include colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulitis, anorectal disease (particularly complex anorectal fistulae), colonoscopy (screening and removal of large polyps).
 
Dr. Bailey strives to see patients quickly and to provide them the highest quality compassionate care. He takes the time to listen to each patient and address their concerns. He treats adults and speaks Spanish.    
    
 A professor of surgery at  McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, Dr. Bailey also serves as a clinical professor of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center and Weil Cornell Medical College. He has been recognized in multiple local and national "best doctor" listings.

He is a past president of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and has also served as president of the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery and as a member of the Board of Regents of the American College of Surgeons.  He is chief of the division of Colon and Rectal Surgery at Memorial Hermann -Texas Medical Center.
Dr. Bailey and his wife live in West University. They have two adult children.  In his spare time he enjoys fishing, traveling and spending time with his family.

Physician Details

Gender
Male
Medical Education
UT Southwestern Medical School, 1968
Internships & Residency
University of Texas at Houston, 1973
Ferguson Hospital, 1974
PCP Number
100000031142
Cities Served
Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City
ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007

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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup MMP Perinatal*
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Exchange PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks PPO*
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Corporate Remedies Worker's Comp*
  • Corvel Worker's Comp*
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - PPO Network*
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - Worker's Comp*
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health - Worker's Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Injury Management Organization Worker's Comp*
  • Interplan Health Group (IHG)*
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Olympus (International) - PPO Network*
  • Political Subdivision Workers Comp Alliance*
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Worker's Comp
  • Rockport - PPO Network*
  • Superior CHIP/Perinatal*
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • Texas True Choice - PPO Network*
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Chronic Complete
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare Star Plus Perinatal*
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • USA Managed Care Organization - Worker's Comp*
  • Wellcare
  • WorkLink Worker's Comp
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