David Stapenhorst MD

David Stapenhorst MD

Plastic Surgeon
David Stapenhorst MD

David Stapenhorst MD

Plastic Surgeon

Personal Statement

Dr. David Stapenhorst earned his undergraduate degree in bio-engineering at Texas A&M University and his medical degree at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, where he also finished his residency in general surgery. He completed additional training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.

Board certified in both general surgery and plastic surgery, Dr. Stapenhorst’s clinical interests are cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery and hand surgery for patients of all ages. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons and the Houston Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is certified as an advanced trauma life support instructor and in advanced burn life support.

Dr. Stapenhorst’s practice philosophy centers on providing excellent care to his patients in a relaxed, comfortable environment. He believes in making himself accessible to his patients and thoroughly educating them so that they can take an active role in their treatment options.

A resident of Houston, Dr. Stapenhorst serves as team plastic surgeon for the Sugar Land Skeeters.




  • English

Insurance Plans

  • Accountable/Interplan - PPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Employers Health Network - PPO
  • HealthSmart - HMO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - EDGE
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Provider Select - PPO
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans

Available Appointments

MHMG Wharton

2100 Regional Medical Drive Wharton, TX 77488 (979) 532-1700

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If you need an earlier appointment, please call (979) 532-1700