Seema Izfar, MD, FACS, FASCRS

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Locations

7940 Floyd Curl Drive, Suite 215
San Antonio, TX 78229

225 E Sonterra Blvd., Suite 215
San Antonio, TX 78258

16977 I-35 North, Suite 280
Schertz, TX 78215

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.8 out of 5
81 Ratings
Comments

Dr. Izfar is board certified in Colon and Rectal Surgery and General Surgery. She specializes in minimally invasive surgery such as laparoscopic and robotic surgery and TAMIS (transanal minimally invasive surgery), and performs the majority of her surgeries in this manner. Dr. Izfar has a special interest in treatment of colorectal cancers, inflammatory bowel disease, and pelvic floor disorders, such as fecal incontinence and rectal prolapse. Dr. Izfar also specializes in minimally invasive treatment of hemorrhoids.

Highly educated and trained in colon and rectal surgery, Dr. Seema Izfar also is a published researcher. A native of Texas and board certified in general surgery and colorectal surgery, Dr. Izfar was the first surgeon in San Antonio trained in Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery, an advanced surgical technique to remove benign and early stage tumors of the rectum.

Medical Education/Training

  • Fellowship - Colon and Rectal Surgery, Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL
  • Chief Resident - General Surgery Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Residency/Internship - General Surgery, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Santa Barbara, CA
  • Medical School - University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Dallas, TX
  • College - Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Surgery - Diplomate
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery - Diplomate
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Society of Gatsrointestinal and Edoscopic Surgeons
  • Texas Medical Association

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
4.8
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
4.8
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
4.8
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
4.8
Care provider concern for questions/worries
4.8
Patients' confidence in Care provider
4.8
Care provider spoke using clear language

Comments

Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.