Michael J. Snyder, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Dr Michael J. Snyder, MD, is an Associate Clinical Professor of Colon and Rectal Surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and attended college at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where he earned degrees in both microbiology and chemistry. Dr Snyder earned his medical degree at Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Louisiana and completed his general surgery training at Tripler Army Medical Center in Hawaii. During his training, he had the opportunity to lead a clinic in Turkey for a year and was deployed to Saudi Arabia with the 3rd ACR for Operations Desert Shield and Storm. After the first Gulf War Dr. Snyder completed his residency in colon and rectal surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, Texas, and joined the Colon and Rectal Clinic of Houston. He currently practices in the Texas Medical Center and is the Program Director for the Colon and Rectal Residency Program through the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston.
Dr. Snyder is a member of multiple medical societies and is currently the cancer representative from the American College of Surgeons to Houston Methodist Hospital-TMC. He has authored multiple medical publications and made numerous presentations. Dr. Snyder is certified by both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He lives with his wife Elizabeth and his daughter Helene.
Primary Hospital AffiliationsHouston Methodist Hospital-TMC
St. Luke´s Health System-TMC
Memorial Hermann Hospital-TMC
Woman´s Hospital of Texas
Colon and Rectal Surgery ResidencyUniversity of Texas Health Science Center: Houston, 1998
William Beaumont AMC, El Paso, TX 1987
Tripler AMC, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1995
MEDICAL SCHOOLLouisiana State University: Shreveport, LA 1986
University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, 1979
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, 1982
Professional OrganizationsAmerican College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
Harris County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association