Dr. Robert Cloud

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Rockwall, TX
40 years experience male

Locations

Office

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

United HealthCare Insurance Company

Cigna

Medicare

Medicaid

About

Bio

Raised in Dallas, Texas Undergraduate US Naval Academy/University of Texas/Northeast Louisiana University-BS (pre-med) 1976 Tulane Medical School 1980 Baylor Medical Center-Dallas internship general surgery 1980-81 Baylor Medical Center-Dallas residency general surgery 1981-85 Baylor Medical Center-Dallas fellowship in colon & rectal surgery 1985-86 Private practice 26 years in Colon Rectal Surgery 1986-present Married, wife Connie, 5 children

Specialties
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Colon and Rectal Surgery

Surgery

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

154 Answers
20 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Cloud
40 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Conservative Tx : Thrombosed hemorrhoids consist of pain and swelling. The pain goes away first and then the swelling lags behind. Ice pack for 20 minutes followed by w ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Cloud
40 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Anal fissure..: Probably is a fissure. Start Metamucil and use plain preparation H up inside twice daily for one week. Warm tub soaks will help. If not better in a we ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Cloud
40 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: That is one possibility and the easiest to correct. Get on a probiotic ( over the counter) and take it daily and see if that helps.. If symptoms persi ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Cloud is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Cloud is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Apr 5, 2016
I really need you help #nationaldoctorsday2016 #virtualflower8
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im.not sure if pharmacists here in our country would dispose otc meds... but hopefully. thank you doctor cloud. your amazing!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I live in the DFW area so I might visit you if does not heal. Thanks!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you. This week I will be having a endoscopy performed on me.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Tulane University School of Medicine, LA
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

BAYLOR MEDICAL CENTER AT UPTOWN
Completed 1985

Awards

D Magazine-Best Dallas Docs 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
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