Harry T. Papaconstantinou, MD, FACS

Colorectal Surgeon

Interim Chairman, Department of Surgery
Chief, Section of Colorectal Surgery

Gastrointestinal Cancer, Colorectal Surgery, General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

Patient Care Emphasis
Anorectal Diseases, Colon & Rectal Cancer, Colon Cancer, Colonoscopy, Colostomy, Crohn's Disease, Diverticulitis, Hemorrhoid Surgery, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Laparoscopic Colon Resection, Minimally Invasive/Laparoscopic Procedures, Rectal Prolapse, Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery for Colectomy, Single/Limited Incision Laparoscopic Surgery, Ulcerative Colitis

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery

  • Scott & White Appointment
    February 6, 2006

  • Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, MD, 1995
  • Trinity University, San Antonio, TX, BA, 1991

  • Specialty Training
  • Colorectal Surgery Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • General Surgery Residency, University of Cincinnati, OH
  • Surgical Research Fellowship, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Associate Professor of Surgery

    Awards and Honors
  • Best Poster Presentation, 44th Annual Meeting of the North Texas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Dallas, TX, 2005
  • Student Teaching Award, UT Southwestern, Department of Surgery, 2004
  • Southern California Society or Colon and Rectal Surgeons Award, Best clinical poster, 2003
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Honor Medical Society, University of Cincinnati, 2000

  • Professional Memberships
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Association for Academic Surgery
  • Western Surgical Association
  • Texas Surgical Society
  • International Society of Laparoscopic Colorecal Surgeons

  • Languages Spoken
    English, Greek


    Temple Clinic
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    Temple Hospital
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508