Ernesto Garza Jr., MD, FACS is formally trained in both general surgery and advanced laparoscopic procedures, specializing in weight loss. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Dr. Garza completed his surgical training at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas and received his bachelor’s degree at the University of Texas at Austin Medical School. He also attended the University of Texas Medical Branch. The American Journal of Surgery has published Dr. Garza’s work in laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery.
As a native Texan with strong family ties to the Rio Grande Valley, Dr. Garza has served the medical needs of his community for 8 years.
- Member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
- Board certified by the American Board of Surgery
- Studied bariatrics at Baylor University Medical Center – Dallas
- Voted “Best Bariatric Surgeon” in The Monitor’s 2013 Reader’s Choice Awards