Rahila Essani, MD

Colorectal Surgeon
Baylor Scott & White Health

Colorectal Surgery, General Surgery

Patient Care Emphasis
Colon & Rectal Cancer, Cancer Surgery, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Rectal Prolapse Repair, Colonoscopy, Crohn's Disease, Hemorrhoid Surgery

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

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    November 26, 2012

  • The Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, MBBS, 1993-1998

  • Specialty Training
  • Colorectal Surgery Fellowship, Grant Medical Center, Columbus, OH, 2010-2011
  • MIS Colorectal, TEM, Advanced Rectal Cancer Management Fellowship, Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, PA, 2009-2010
  • Research Fellowship, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY, 2008-2009
  • General Surgery Residency, University of Rochester, NY, 2005-2008

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

    Professional Memberships
  • Associate Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

  • Languages Spoken
    English, Urdu

    Patient Ratings

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    Friendliness/Courtesy of Provider

    4.6 out of 5
    Provider Concern for Questions/Worries

    4.6 out of 5
    Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions

    4.6 out of 5
    Time Provider Spent with Patient

    4.6 out of 5
    Likelihood of Recommending Provider

    4.7 out of 5
    Wait Time at Clinic

    4.4 out of 5

    Patient Comments



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