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Rick Q. Ngo, MD

Rick Q. Ngo, MD

General Surgeon
Rick Q. Ngo, MD

Rick Q. Ngo, MD

General Surgeon

Personal Statement

Dr. Ngo is a native of Houston and graduated from Rice University in 1994. He subsequently obtained his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine-San Antonio. Dr. Ngo completed his General Surgery residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston in 2003 and has been practicing in the Memorial and Katy communities for the past seven years. His main focus areas include minimally invasive hernia surgery, gallbladder surgery, and breast surgery. Dr. Ngo is also very active in the community as he currently holds leadership positions with the American Cancer Society, CanCare, the Harris County Medical Society, and the Vietnamese Culture and Science Association. He and his wife, Nicole, have three active children: Hannah, Matthew, and Alyssa. His hobbies include golf, tennis, and volunteering. Dr. Ngo is fluent in both Vietnamese and Spanish.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

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 Health Science Center School of Medicine-San Antonio, San Antonio, TX (1998)

Residency

St. Joseph Hospital, Houston, Texas (2003)

Board Certifications

  • Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
  • American Cancer Society Gulf Coast Region
  • Asian Cancer Council
  • Vision 2015 Council- Chair
  • American Cancer Society High Plains Division
  • American Hernia Society
  • Vietnamese American Medical Association- Greater Houston
  • Vietnamese Culture and Science Association
  • YMCA of Greater Houston International Services

Awards

  • Named in Super Doctors Rising Stars list for General Surgery 2012
  • Parliamentarian of the Vietnamese American Medical Association, Greater Houston 2011
  • American Cancer Society Gulf Coast Region, Outstanding Community Volunteer 2010
  • American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, Physician Outstanding Performance Award 2009
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center, Physician of the Year Nominee 2008
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center, Physician of the Year Nominee 2007
  • St. Joseph Hospital General Surgery Residency, Academic Excellence Award 2002
  • Temple University Health System/Episcopal Hospital, British Journal of Surgery, Most Outstanding Surgical Trainee 1999

Publications

  • “Surgical Preference Cards: Time To Fix This Mess”. General Surgery News.

Clinical Interests

  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Hernia Repair
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Skin Lesion
  • Laparoscopy

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 713-772-1200.
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Oct 06
If you need an earlier appointment, please call (713) 772-1200

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 713-772-1200.
Fri
Oct 02
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Oct 03
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Oct 04
Mon
Oct 05
Tue
Oct 06
  • 9:15 am
  • 9:45 am
      • 10:00 am
      • 10:30 am
      • 11:00 am