View map

Dr. Terah Isaacson, MD

Colorectal Surgeon, Surgeon

Professional statement

Dr. Terah Isaacson is a board certified Colon & Rectal surgeon in Houston. She attended the University of Kansas School of Medicine and trained in surgery at the Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, OR. She then pursued fellowship training in Colon & Rectal surgery with the The University of Texas Affiliated Hospitals Program in Houston, TX. She is board certified in both Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Isaacson strives to provide well-informed care using a variety of approaches to provide her patients with a unique plan of care fit especially for their needs. Her special interests include using a minimally invasive technique to abdominal surgery for diseases such as colon and rectal cancer, diverticular disease, and inflammatory bowel disease. She also provides many treatment options for anorectal and pelvic floor disorders, including hemorrhoids, anal fissures, fecal incontinence and constipation. In addition, she is proficient in endoscopy both diagnostic and therapeutic. Dr. Isaacson, a native Kansas Jayhawk, is now proud to call Houston her home. She enjoys traveling and outdoor activities such as camping, biking and hiking. She looks forward to creating a comfortable environment in which to discuss your concerns and to provide you personalized and professional care.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Advantage Health
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgeon
  • Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Park Plaza Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Kansas, Doctor of Medicine
  • Oregon Health & Science University, Residency in Surgery
  • University of Texas, Houston, Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery

Professional memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Harris County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association

Zocdoc awards

Speedy response

Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1023220316

Office locations

Bayou City Surgical Specialists, PLLC

15015 Kirby Drive, Ste 201

Houston, TX 77047

Bayou City Surgical Specialists, PLLC

7580 Fannin St, Suite 303

Houston, TX 77054

Bayou City Surgical Specialists, PLLC

7105 Lawndale St

Houston, TX 77023

Patient reviews
All reviews have been submitted by patients after seeing the provider. For more information, check out our Patient Knowledge Base.
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner

Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Very nice and professional!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Doctor Isaacson was fantastic. Great bed side manner, barely no wait, and she was able to diagnose me very quickly.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Very professional, would definitely recommend.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
She knew right away what my problem was and proceeded to correct it. I love that they answer phone and on after hours she does return calls.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Best doctor & surgeon in town as far as I'm concerned. She and her staff made my surgery as painless as possible and my recovery was quicker than anyone could have expected.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
great
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Great person
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
She was very nice and very easy to talk too made me feel super comfortable
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Doctor is friendly and nice but i am not really happy that i have to pay $9 for parking, instead of $6. This is because i stayed longer because the doctor was late so I had to be extra for parking.The office should have helped atleast validate half of the ticket. ..just saying to be fair to a patient.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
She was awesome,very happy there are people like her in the medical field
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Terah was very kind and was more than willing to answer any questions I had. I felt comfortable in her care.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
She is by far one of the best doctors I've ever seen. She remembers me each time I'm in her office and makes a rather uncomfortable conversation as painless as possible. She's non-judgmental and very easy to talk to.
More than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Previously I went to another doctors for my treatment he scared the hell out of me! Then I came to know about Dr. Issacson seeing all these good reviews which helped me to find a good doctor, these reviews are veryuseful . Her way of treatment is calm and gives us the confidence this it is not something bad and can be treated very easily I recommend her for any colorectal problem she is the best.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Thanks for being so personable & listening!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Proffessional treatment / excellent!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Great!!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Made me feel comfortable about an uncomfortable matter.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I highly recommend Dr. Isaacson! She is very professional and treats you as though you are the only patient she has for the day. She makes sure you understand what she is saying so you are on the same page. Sheis very thorough and her bedside manner is top notch!! She is a great doctor!!
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Dr. Isaacson is such a pleasant and comforting doctor. Her bedside manner is exceptional and makes you feel at ease during office visits and procedures. I like her very much!!
More than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I just love her... I wish she could be my doctor for everything so I only had to come see her!! Best Doctor experience I have had in .. well forever! Love her.....
More than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Very nice. Very relaxing. She made me feel very calm.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I was very satisfied with her professionalism and the caring of her patients.I am so lucky to have gotten to be a patient of hers.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
I think this doctor is the best colorectal surgeon in the area. I've appreciated her continue concern into my health and her willingness to assist me in finding the additional help I need. I would recommend her to anyone that finds themselves in need of her services.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Doctor was fantastic. Great bedside manner and down to earth personality. Takes the time to explain and answer all your questions. Highly recommend her.
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Less than 6 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
More than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
More than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Wait time
Bedside manner
More than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Less than 6 months ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Less than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
Overall
Less than 1 year ago
Source: Zocdoc
ZocdocFind a SurgeonDr. Terah Isaacson, MD