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Dr. Steven Ugbarugba MD

Dr. Steven Ugbarugba MD

Gastroenterologist (GI Doctor)

(832) 237-0000


Dr. Steven Ugbarugba earned his medical degree at the University of Benin School of Medicine in Nigeria. He did his internship and residency at Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, where he was named Best Resident in 1999. He completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at the State University of New York in Brooklyn.

Board certified in gastroenterology, Dr. Ugbarugba has been in practice since 2000 and treats patients 18 years and older. His primary clinical interests are colon cancer, hepatitis CĀ and hepatobiliary disease. He also treats irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), ulcerative colitis, constipation, acid reflux disease (GERD) and hemorrhoids.

Dr. Ugbarugba is noted for his compassionate, empathetic and holistic approach to total care, as well as for his thoroughness in evaluating each patient.

Married and a resident of Houston, Dr. Ugbarugba enjoys soccer, ping pong and reading in his leisure time.

Physician Details

Medical Education
University of Benin, 1988
Internships & Residency
Morehouse School of Medicine, 2000
State University of New York Health Science Center, 2003
PCP Number
Cities Served
Cypress, Houston, Hufsmith, Katy, North Houston


ZIP Codes Served
77014, 77038, 77040, 77041, 77043, 77064, 77065


Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)