Dr. David Syn, MD

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Specializes in Bariatric Surgery • Male • Age 48

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Dr. Syn's Experience

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Dr. Syn's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Syn Performs

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
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Conditions Dr. Syn Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University Medical Center
602 Indiana Ave
Lubbock, TX 79415
Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street
3615 19th St
Lubbock, TX 79410

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Syn

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Advanced Bariatric Surgery Center
The Advanced Bariatric Surgery Center
3805 22nd Pl
Lubbock, TX 79410
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  • Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Job O. Buschman, MD
Surgery
0.37 miles away
Deborah A. Hernandez, PA-C
Physician Assistant (PA)
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    Dr. Syn's Experience

    Specialties

    • Bariatric Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
    • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
    • Duodenal Switch
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
    • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
    • Gastrotomy
    • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
    • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
    • Revision Surgery
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Stomach Surgery
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    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Obesity
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Syn

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    State University Of New York, College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    St. Lukes/Roosevelt, Columbia University
    Complete in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    St. Lukes/Roosevelt, Columbia University
    Complete in 2002

    Fellowship Hospital

    St. Lukes/Roosevelt, Columbia University
    Complete in 2000

    Undergraduate Schools

    university of california
    Graduated in 1989

    Other Education

    Georgetown
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Syn & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Syn's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • University Medical Center

    • Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Syn

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
    • 21 responses

    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Syn to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    21 responses

    Dr. Syn's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    21 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    21 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    21 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    21 responses

    Experience with Dr. Syn

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    21 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    21 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    21 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    21 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    The Advanced Bariatric Surgery Center
    3805 22nd Pl
    Lubbock, TX 79410
    (806) 687-5670 (Office)
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    Know Before You Go

    After Weight Loss Surgery: The First 30 Days

    What to expect the first few weeks after bariatric surgery.

    Rebuilding Your Diet After Weight Loss Surgery

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    Talking With Your Doctor About Weight Loss Surgery

    Weight loss surgery is also known as bariatric surgery.

    New Balloon Alternative to Standard Weight Loss Surgery

    The FDA recently approved a non-invasive weight loss procedure called the ReShape Balloon System.

    Medical Options for Weight Loss

    Sometimes diet and exercise aren't enough. Your doctor can recommend options to help you take control.
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