| J. Keith Wright, M.D.
Dr. Wright has been in practice in San Antonio since 2001, and is well-recognized as one of the nation’s leaders in Lapband® surgery. He graduated with high honors from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, and completed his surgical training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, Texas Medical Association, and Bexar County Medical Society.
He and Dr. Gerardo Carcamo founded South Texas Surgeons, PA in 2003, which is San Antonio’s only weight loss surgery practice specializing primarily in adjustable gastric banding. Their practice is used as a model for training other Lapband surgeons not only in techniques of surgery, but in postoperative and nutritional care as well. He is certified for both the Lap-band® and Realize™ band. He also completed additional training through Ohio State University, and offers the laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy.
Dr. Wright is currently a master consultant for Allergan USA, Inc, providing valuable insight on current surgical technique and new product development for weight-loss surgery. He is also a member of the Allergan faculty, involved in training new surgeons. He sees patients at the Turning Point Specialty Surgery Center, as well as the Nix Medical Center, where he has been the Chief of Surgery and Anesthesiology since 2006. His patients describe him as a highly skilled surgeon paying great attention to detail, with a warm and sensitive bedside manner.
*$9,888 price includes facility fees at Turning Point Specialty Surgery Center, surgeon and anesthesiologist professional fees, Lapband device, one year of unlimited office visits for band adjustments.