About Us

Meet Dr. Miguel Mercado

 

Treatment Centers:

Memberships / Honors / Awards:

  • American Urological Association
  • Texas Medical Association

Surgery Locations:

  • Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital
  • CHI St. Luke’s Health–The Woodlands Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center Surgery Center
  • Executive Surgery Center
  • Tomball Regional Medical Center

 

En Español

Dr. Mercado attended medical school on a full tuition scholarship at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. He completed a six year urologic residency at Baylor College of Medicine, Scott Department of Urology at the Texas Medical Center in Houston.

Looking to remain in Texas, Dr. Mercado joined Texas Urology Specialists.

As a native Spanish speaker, he enjoys the diversity of his patient population, which allows him to treat a wide variety of urological needs and utilize his extensive training in minimally invasive surgery.

Dr. Mercado and his wife have two wonderful children and enjoy living in The Woodlands. In his free time, he enjoys scuba diving, skiing, and bike riding.

Dr. Mercado treats a variety of conditions including:

  • Impotence (erectile dysfunction)
  • Kidney stone disease
  • Low testosterone
  • Male and female incontinence
  • Male infertility
  • Pelvic floor prolapse
  • Female sexual dysfunction
  • Peyronie’s Disease
  • Prostate diseases
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Urinary tract reconstruction
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Urologic cancers (adrenal, bladder, kidney, prostate, and testicular)
  • Kidney cancer
  • Prostate cancer

Dr. Mercado performs urologic procedures, including:

  • Circumcision
  • Bladder Botox®
  • Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy
  • Laser lithotripsy
  • Single incision mid-urethral sling
  • Pelvic floor reconstruction
  • Penile prosthesis
  • Prostate treatments:
    • GreenLight™
    • TURP
    • Urolift™ system
  • Prostate cancer screening
  • Robotic-assisted surgery
    • Prostate
    • Radical prostatectomy
    • Bladder
    • Adrenalectomy
    • Kidney
    • Nephrectomy
  • Testosterone pellet implantation
  • Vasectomy

Background / Education:

  • Residency in Urology
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Internship in General Surgery
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Medical Doctorate
    Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY