Dr. Steven Hebert

Pathology
McKinney, TX
31 years experience male

Locations

ProPath at Medical Center of McKinney

McKinney, TX

Address

4500 Medical Center Drive, McKinney, TX
Directions

Fax

9725626766

About

Bio

Attended medical school at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport then completed and internship in Pediatrics at MUSC in Charleston, SC. From there I completed a 4 year Anatomic and Clinical Pathology residency at the Ochner Foundation in New Orleans. Now in private practice in McKinney, TX and part of ProPath. Currently medical director of lab at Medical Center of McKinney. Interested in dermatology as well.

Specialties
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Pathology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

804 Answers
359 Agrees
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Yes: Avoid direct sunlight and use sun block.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Obesity: The obese partner often has a very low self image. Often this leads to difficulty with intimacy/sex. If one partner is reluctant to be nude in the p... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
No: Absolutely no relationship between female orgasm and cancer.
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A female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
ovary: The abnormal portion of the ovary can be removed and the healthy portion left intact.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Pathology: Pathology is essentially the study of disease. Specialist trained to help diagnose disease (laboratory medicine) are known as pathologists. Patholog... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
no : After a prostatectomy , the prostate and seminal vesicles are no longer present so the path for sperm to exit the body is disrupted.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
communication: Your breast radiologist and pathologist need to speak with each other and ensure there is correlation between the us and pathology findings.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
unlikely: Sounds like a local reaction to something you've been exposed to.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
tumor: This tumor is considered by most to be benign. Your TSH will rise if there is no hormone replacement of if your hormone replacement isn't high enough... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Uptake on PET: The uptake of 18F-FDG by tissues is a marker for the tissue uptake of glucose, which in turn is closely correlated with certain types of tissue metabo... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids usually cause pain in the rectum not in the penis. I think the penile pain is unrelated to your hemorrhoids.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Anemia: It really depends on the cause. If you have blood loss anemia you need to find out where you are losing blood. Sometimes this can be in stool or eve... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Needle biopsy: These procedures are extremely safe. Thousands are done every single day all over the country and the world. If you are on an anti-coagulant you will... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Eyes: One of the few ways one eye can be lower is if you have an orbital fracture and surely you would know if you had significant trauma. See your doctor.... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Shave biopsies: These will usually heal without any significant scarring.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Endometrial biopsy: Post menopausal bleeding is a cause for concern. An endometrial biopsy can help clarify what's happening. I would strongly suggest you work with you... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Grade 2: There are 2 basic forms of breast cancer, ductal and lobular. Yours tumor is a ductal but it sounds like it has some lobular features, in particular ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
What?: I've read your question several times and can't figure out what you are asking. Please restate the question. If you are referring to an enlarged liv... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Mammogram: A shadow doesn't absolutely mean or suggest cancer. The radiologist is trained to pick up subtle variations seen on mammogram and will suggest biopsy... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Penile fracture: Although rare there have been cases of penile fracture with the use of sex toys such as the pocket vagina. My good friend is a urologist and saw this... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Urethral burning: You may have interstitial cystitis (IC). This condition can produce horrible pain in the bladder and urethra. It is associated with a diet heavy in ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Duct obstruction: Ejaculatory duct obstruction (EDO) is a congenital or acquired pathological condition which is characterized by the obstruction of one or both ejacula... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Get medical attentio: You need to see a doctor asap. You may have an esophageal impaction/food bolus. A gastroenterologist needs to examine you. You could have something... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Blood clot?: See your doctor. You may have developed a blood clot. Don't put this off.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
What?: Not sure what you are asking. A dermatopathologist is an anatomic pathologist who looks at skin biopsies while a clinical pathologist is a physician ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Size of clitoris: There could be an issue with excess androgen production within your body. See your doctor and make sure you have normal levels of testosterone. If t... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Gynecomastia: This is usually a benign condition. See a surgeon to remove this tissue if he finds it bothersome.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Dry humping: You can not get pregnant if no sperm enter the vagina.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Biopsy: A biopsy is very reasonable given your history. Many different types of biopsies are available. You could have an excisional biopsy where a surgeon ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Difficult fna: An fna of a 6mm nodule would be technically difficult but would easier under ultasound guidance. Talk with your doctor to determine the best course o... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Breast pain: Breast pain is common during and preceding your period. If the lump in your axilla (armpit) doesn't go away after your period you should see your doc... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Timeline of cancer: Most cancers of the vagina will be squamous cell carcinomas that arise from a focus of dysplasia (premalignant change). This change can take a very l... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Dyspareunia: Pain during sex isn't normal. See your doctor asap.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Mucocele: Sounds like you have a mucocele. This is a benign condition but can be painful. If they cause symptoms and ENT can remove.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
UTI: Urinary tract infections can be very painful. Activities like sex might be too painful and most women would avoid sexual activity until things settle... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Blood clot: Your CBC could be normal or you may have lower platelets due to accumulation of platelets within the clot. CBC is not specific for clot. An ultrasou... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
ideal weight: A bmi (body mass index) in the low 20's is desirable/ideal. Using a bmi chart 120-125lbs would give you a bmi of about 22 which is very good. At 140... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Hi protein diet: It is possible that a high protein diet can put extra stress on your kidneys. Too much protein is toxic to your kidneys. Most people never ever come... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Pneumo: The usual cause of a pneumomediatstinum is an air leak from the lungs. The most common cause is a bleb, a balloon like structure that forms just bene... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Scar tissue: Probably scar tissue or granulation tissue. Probably nothing to worry about. Hopefully tissue was sent to a pathologist for examination.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Not sure: That's an odd comment. Everyone's anatomy is unique but in general a cervix looks like a cervix. Next time you see your doctor ask what that meant.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Reduction: My first question would be why. Unless you have a very strong reason for even considering this I wouldn't suggest you seek help. If you feel stronly... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
pain: Sounds like you may have a hemorrhoid or an anal fissure. Get checked by your doctor, .
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Not likely: Not likely because there are no rapid changes in the amount of amniotic fluid. Chronic dehydration may lead to decreased amniotic fluid.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Probably would: Most cancers seen within the bone originate from other places. These are called metastatic disease. Many of these lesions are lytic, they eat away t... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Red patches: You probably have an inflammatory reaction possibly due to a viral infection. Unlikely cancer. See an ENT for evaluation.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
concerned: I would say everything is not okay between you two. People can avoid sex with their significant other for all kinds of reasons. You are right to be ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
POC: Products of conception between 5-8 weeks will often have a small translucent sac measuring approximately 1 inch. Often this is surrounded by pink tan... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
unlikely: It is very unlikely that you are pregnant. Wait a few days and confirm with a second home pregnancy test.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
Pathology 31 years experience
Fever possible infec: Whenever there is fever there could infection following any procedure. See your doctor asap.
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Nov 4, 2013
Dr. Hebert is providing an excellent service to the public via Healthtap.com. He is knowledgeable in a number of areas of medicine. I endorse Dr. Hebert.
Jul 31, 2014
Dr. Hebert is an excellent pathologist!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Hebert is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! This is a # for my question toolbox. Many pathologists do not agree as to what is benign or cancer(with cells under glass) Bye!.
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This saved my life. Thank You! thank u so much.i thought it was a symptom of another disease like connective tissue disease.thanks again
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks, I've had it since I was small,but never got around to a dr. (:

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport, LA
Graduated 1992MD

Awards

Top Pathologist, First Place, Texas - Summer
2014
Top Pathologist, Third Place, National - Spring
2015
Top Pathologist, First Place, Texas - Spring
2017
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