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W. Clay Albrecht, MD

W. Clay Albrecht, MD

General Surgeon
W. Clay Albrecht, MD

W. Clay Albrecht, MD

General Surgeon

Personal Statement

Dr. Albrecht is a native Houstonian and grew up in Sugar Land. He attended medical school at the University of Texas at Houston, and completed his General Surgery training in Phoenix, Arizona. Dr. Albrecht places an emphasis on the comfort of his patients, both emotionally and physically, throughout the course of their care. His interests include general, laparoscopic and robotic surgery, with an emphasis in gallbladder surgery and complex hernia repairs. He also performs surgery for a variety of cancers, including breast, colon, small bowel, all skin lesions and also performs port placement for chemotherapy. In his spare time, he enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his wife, family and French bulldogs.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Insurance Plans

  • AARP - Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Affiliated Healthplan - PPO
  • AIG - W/C
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Assurant Health - PPO
  • BC/BS - HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS of Texas - Fed Select PPO
  • BC/BS of Texas - Health Select POS
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • Benefit Planners
  • Boon Chapman - HMO
  • Boon Chapman - PPO
  • Bravo
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna Medicare Access (PFFS)
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO
  • DARS
  • Evercare - Medicare
  • First Health - HMO
  • First Health - PPO
  • Fort Bend County Indigent
  • Galaxy Health - PPO
  • Gallagher Bassett - Workers' Compensation
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • Golden Rule - Basic Plan
  • Golden Rule - HMO
  • Golden Rule - PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - PPO
  • Guardian - PPO
  • Health Adminstration Services (HAS)
  • Health Net - PPO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - HMO
  • Humana - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MultiPlan - HMO
  • MultiPlan - PPO
  • PHCS - HMO
  • PHCS - PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic PPO
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) - POS
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) - PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Renaissance (RPO) - HMO Blue
  • Renaissance (RPO) - Texas HealthSpring
  • Secure Horizons - Insurance Plans
  • SelectCare of Texas - Texan Plus
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • TexanPlus - Medicare Replacement HMO
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • TML - PPO
  • TML - Workers' Compensation
  • Today's Options
  • Tricare - Prime
  • Tricare - Standard
  • UMR - PPO
  • Unicare - HMO
  • Unicare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Pacificare
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • US Family Health Plan - Tricare
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

University Of Texas Medical School At Houston (2006)

Residency

Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency Banner Good Samaritan Medical School (2011)

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons

Awards

  • University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ House Officer of the Year, Surgery 2011

Research Interests

  • Ruha AM, Curry SC, Albrecht C, Riley B, Pizon A. “Late hematologic toxicity following treatment of rattlesnake envenomation with crotalidae polyvalent immune Fab antivenom”. Toxicon. 2011 Jan;57(1):53-9.

Publications

  • "Rattlesnake Bites” Surgical Grand Rounds, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, November 13, 2008
  • “Breast Cancer Screening and Surveillance” Surgical Grand Rounds, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, April 28, 2011
  • “Non-operative Management of Blunt Splenic Injury” Surgical Grand Rounds, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, September 2, 2010
  • “Axillary Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Breast Cancer Patients” Surgical Grand Rounds, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, September 17, 2009
  • “Recurrence or Delayed Onset of Hematologic Abnormalities in Rattlesnake Bite Victims Treated with Anti-venom (CroFab)”. Region IX American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. December 6, 2008. Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix AZ.
  • “Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis” Surgical Grand Rounds, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, March 6, 2008
  • “Management of High Output Enterocutaneous Fistulas” Surgical Grand Rounds, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, March 15, 2007
  • “Recurrence or Delayed Onset of Hematologic Abnormalities in Rattlesnake Bite Victims Treated with Anti-venom (CroFab)”. ACS-Arizona Chapter Meeting, November 2, 2008, Omni Resort, Tucson AZ.

Clinical Interests

  • Cancer, Breast
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Stones
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Lumpectomy

Available Appointments

Memorial Hermann Memorial City

Medical Plaza North 920 Frostwood Dr Ste 620 Houston, TX 77024 (713) 772-1200

"THIS BOOKING DOES NOT CONFIRM YOUR APPOINTMENT". You will receive a call from our office within 24 hours to confirm your appointment date and time. If you do not receive one, please call our central scheduling department at 713-772-120.
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  • 2:30 pm
  • 3:00 pm
  • 3:30 pm
      • 9:30 am
      • 10:00 am
      • 10:30 am

        Available Appointments

        Memorial Hermann Katy

        Medical Plaza 1 23920 Katy Fwy Ste 410 Katy, TX 77494 (713) 772-1200

        "THIS BOOKING DOES NOT CONFIRM YOUR APPOINTMENT". You will receive a call from our office within 24 hours to confirm your appointment date and time. If you do not receive one, please call our central scheduling department at 713-772-120.
        Mon
        Jul 22
        Tue
        Jul 23
        Wed
        Jul 24
        Thu
        Jul 25
        Fri
        Jul 26
                • 9:30 am
                • 10:00 am
                • 10:30 am