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Dr. Karl Schmitt MD

Dr. Karl Schmitt MD

Neurosurgeon

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
(713) 486-8000

Biography

Dr. Karl Schmitt is an assistant professor of neurosurgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth and is board certified by the American Association of Neurological Surgery, .

Dr. Schmitt is a 1978 graduate of The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston; he completed a five-year neurosurgery residency at the same institution. In 2005, he completed the Yale Comprehensive Spinal Fellowship at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven.

Before joining the Mischer Neuroscience Institute, Schmitt served as an assistant professor of neurosurgery at the University of Maryland at Baltimore. From 1995 until 2004, prior to completing his spinal fellowship, he was a member of Spinal and Neurological Surgery Associates, PLLC in Bryan, Texas, with a faculty appointment as adjunct assistant professor at the Texas A&M School of Medicine. He was in private practice in Bryan from 1984 to 1995.

    Physician Details

    Gender
    Male
    Specialties
    Medical Education
    University of Texas at Galveston, 1978
    Internships & Residency
    University of Texas at Galveston, 1984
    Fellowship
    Yale University College of Medicine-GME, 2005
    Clinical Interests
    Brain and Spinal Cord Cancer
    PCP Number
    110000036191
    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