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Dr. Sheilendra Mehta MD

Dr. Sheilendra Mehta MD

General Surgeon

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
(281) 703-9341


Dr. Sheilendra S. Mehta graduated summa cum laude from Texas Tech University in Lubbock and earned his medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School. He completed his residency in general surgery with honors at Staten Island University Hospital in New York. He completed a fellowship in pediatric surgery research at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri and a fellowship in advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgery at the Methodist Hospital in Houston.

Board certified in surgery, Dr. Mehta has clinical interests that include laparoscopic surgery, bariatric surgery, robotic surgery, anti-reflux surgery, colorectal surgery and advanced endoscopy. In practice since 2004, he treats patients from 16 years of age.

Fluent in Guajarati and Spanish, Dr. Mehta is dedicated to providing his patients with state- of- the- art surgical therapies and using the least invasive, most advanced and safest techniques. 

 Dr. Mehta is an assistant professor of minimally invasive surgery and bariatric surgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).  He belongs to professional societies including the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons and Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.

A resident of Houston, Dr. Mehta enjoys photography, soccer, traveling and running. He ran the Houston half-marathon and plans to participate in more.

Physician Details

Mon 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tue 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Medical Education
University of Texas at Houston-Registrar, 1997
Internships & Residency
Staten Island University Hospital - Dept of General Surgery, 2002
Childrens Mercy Hospital, 2005
Methodist Hospital-Surgery, 2006
Clinical Interests
Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band, Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery, Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve, Laparoscopic Hernia Repairs, Single Site Laparoscopy
PCP Number
Cities Served
Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Pasadena, South Houston
ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007


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