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If you find yourself in need of a skilled and kind general surgeon, you can be confident that you’ll receive the same top-tier treatment that Dr. Shakir has given his thousands of patients over many years.

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About the Doctor


Dr. Murtaza Shakir specializes in treating cancers of the Hepatobiliary tract and pancreas, as well as malignancies of the breast, stomach, colon, thyroid, parathyroid, melanomas and soft tissue sarcomas. He also performs laparoscopic and robotic surgery for a variety of general surgical problems including gallbladder and hernias.

Dr Shakir also performs laparoscopic and robotic surgery for a variety of general surgical problems including gallbladder and hernias.

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With our width range of procedures, We have all you need! 

general surgery
General Surgery
Surgical Oncology
Surgical Oncology

We Accept Most Insurance

Houston Surgery accepts most insurance provider. please contact to our office to verify your insurance is one of our acceptance providers.

Patient-Centered Medical Care. Optimized Outcome. Fast Recovery.

Dr. Shakir primary goal is to provide you with the highest level of skilled care and the emotional support you need to be completely comfortable and confident during your procedure and recovery. Patients commonly say, “He is the nicest and most caring doctor I’ve ever seen.” Patients also note how involved he is in their recovery even after their surgery.

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