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Ricardo L. Solis, M.D., FACS

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Provider Type: Physician

Specialties:
Board Certifications:
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

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General Summary

Ricardo L. Solis, M.D., FACS, is board-certified in colon and rectal surgery and actively serves and supports the community of Austin.

Education

  • Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery 
    The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, Houston, TX 
  • Residency in General Surgery 
    Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY 
  • Medical Doctorate
    The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 

Accolades & Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons 
  • American Medical Association 
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America
  • Frist Humanitarian Award, St. David’s South Austin Medical Center (2017) 
  • Hispanic Physicians Association, Chairperson of Mentorship and Scholarship (2010–current) 
  • Hispanic Physicians Association of Austin, Past President (2007–2010)
  • Texas Medical Association 
  • Texas Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons 
  • Travis County Medical Society, alternate delegate (2022– current)

Primary Hospital Affiliations and Surgical Facilities

  • Ascension Seton Hays Hospital
  • South Austin Medical Center
  • South Austin Surgery Center

Conditions

  • Anal condyloma 
  • Anal fissures
  • Anal fistula
  • Colon and rectal cancer
  • Crohn’s colitis
  • Diverticulitis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Pilonidal cyst
  • Pruritus ani
  • Rectal prolapse
  • Skin tags
  • Ulcerative colitis 

Community Service

  • Faith In Practice, Houston, TX (2010–present)

Other Information

In 2005, Dr. Solis developed the Alejandro Miguel Solis Scholarship at The University of Texas at Austin, for Latino students active in the Hispanic Physician’s Association Preceptorship Program and majoring in a medical or pre medical field. He enjoys fitness and athletics in his leisure time.