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Kelly K. Gilmore, M.D.

Kelly K. Gilmore, M.D. Photo

Provider Type: Physician

Board Certifications:
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery


General Summary

Kelly K. Gilmore, M.D., is a decorated veteran of the United States Army and board-certified colon and rectal surgeon, practicing in Conroe, TX. She completed her residency in general surgery and fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. Lauded for her compassionate patient care, Dr Gilmore is skilled in the most current minimally invasive robotic surgical techniques and procedures.


  • Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX
  • Residency in General Surgery
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX
  • Internship in General Surgery
    Sound Shore Medical Center, New Rochelle, NY
  • Fifth Pathway Certificate
    New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
  • Medical Doctorate
    Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara, Guadajalara, Mexico

Accolades & Memberships

  • merican College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
  • Army Achievement Medal (Four time recipient)
  • Army Commendation (Two time recipient)
  • Army Good Conduct Medal
  • Commander, Sam Houston State University Reserve Officers’ Training Corps
  • Compassionate Physician’s Award
  • Distinguished Military Graduate from Professional Leadership & Development Course
  • George C. Marshall Award
  • Harris County Medical Society
  • Montgomery County Medical Association
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Parachutist Badge
  • Patient’s Choice Award
  • Platoon Leader Excellence Award
  • Teaching Resident of the Year, The University of Texas Health Science Center at
  • Houston General Surgery (2003–2004)
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
  • Top 100 Doctors Houston (2013, 2015)
  • Top Surgeons America (2014, 2016)

Surgery Locations

  • HCA Houston Healthcare Conroe


  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Colon Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ostomy
  • Pelvic Floor Therapy
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Polyps of the Colon and Rectum
  • Pruritus Ani
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Ulcerative Colitis


  • Anal Fissurectomy
  • Anal Fistulectomy
  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Colectomy, Bowel Resection
  • Colostomy
  • Hemorrhoid, Rubber Band Ligation
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • High Resolution Anoscopy
  • Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis (J-Pouch)
  • Laparoscopic - Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery

Other Information

A Texas native, Dr. Gilmore credits military training for her success in the demanding surgical arena. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons in the great outdoors. Dr. Gilmore is a huge fan of baseball and never misses a chance to watch her favorite team, the Houston Astros. Additionally, Dr. Gilmore prioritizes her physical health by exercising on her Peloton bike regularly.