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Elizabeth Bonefas, MD

General surgery

6800 West Loop South, #520
Bellaire, Texas, USA, 77401

Ph: 713-756-8555 |

Medical School

Univ of Texas San Antonio

Year of Graduation from Medical School



General Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

St. Joseph Medical Center, Houston TX

Awards & Achivements

  • Physician of the Year, St. Joseph Medical Center 2006
  • Teaching Award-St Joseph Hospital Residency Program 2002
  • Outstanding Resident -St Joseph Hospital Surgical Residency 1985 & 1987
  • Intern of the Year-St Joseph Hospital Surgical Residency Program 1984-1985


Hussein Q, Bonefas E, Liscum K, Silverfein E. "Do all patients with DCIS undergoing mastectomy need to be evaluated by sentinel lymph node biopsy?" American Society of Breast Surgeons 14th Annual Meeting, May 3, 2013. Poster.

Mohammed S, Statz A, Salmans Lacross J, Lassinger B, Contreras A, Gutierrez C, Bonefas E, Liscum K, Silberfein E. Granulomatous Mastitis: A 10 Year Experience From a Large Inner City County Hospital. Journal of Surgical Research, Volume 179, Issue 2, February 2013, Page 194.

Gould D, Salmans J, Lassinger B, Contreras A, Gutierrez C, Bonefas E, Liscum K, Silberfein E. Factors Associated with Phyllodes Tumor of the Breast after Core Needle Biopsy Identifies Fibroepithelial Neoplasm. Journal of Surgical Research, Volume 178, Issue 1, November 2012, Pgs. 299-303. Nelson JC, Bonefas E, Scott BG, Pham HQ. Clinic Based Vacuum Excision of Benign Breast Lesions Improves Operating Room Efficiency in a County Hospital. The Southwestern Surgical Congress, March 2007. Pham, Hoang; Bonefas, Elizabeth. "Surgeon-Performed Ultrasonography Streamlines Patient Care in a County Hospital System", 8th Annual Meeting, American Society of Breast Surgeons, May 6-8, 2007. Poster

Watts K, Akay M, Bonefas E, Pham HQ, "Syringomatous Adenomas of the Breast" South Texas American College of Surgeons, February 23, 2006. Poster.

Gotvald JG, Bonefas ET. Splenectomy for late stage polycythemia vera with segmental portal hypertension. Contemporary Surgery May 2002. Pgs. 248-252.

Bonefas ET, Gotvald JG. Primary perineal hernia: Case report and literature review. Surgical Rounds, September 2001.

Leiva J, Etter E, Gathe J Jr, Bonefas E, Melartin R, Gathe J. Surgical Therapy for 101 Patients with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome and Symptomatic Cholecystitis. The American Journal of Surgery, Volume 174, Issue 4, October 1997, pgs. 414-416.

Bonefas ET, Gathe JC, Sasso RD. Small Bowel Obstruction Due to the Migration of Intragastric Balloon. Surgical Rounds, April 1987. Pgs. 84-85.

Contact Information

Elizabeth Bonefas, MD
6800 West Loop South, #520, Bellaire, Texas, USA, 77401