Dr. Eric Acheson, MD

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Specializes in Bariatric Surgery • Male • Age 43

12201 Renfert Way Ste 240
Austin, TX 78758
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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

Dr. Acheson's Offices

Capital Surgeons Group
North Austin
12201 Renfert Way Ste 240
Austin, TX 78758
Southwest Bariatrics Group
Southwest Bariatrics Group
301 Seton Pkwy Ste 102
Round Rock, TX 78665
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Dr. Acheson's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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St. David's North Austin Medical Center
12221 North Mopac Expressway
Austin, TX 78758
Seton Northwest Hospital
11113 Research Boulevard
Austin, TX 78759

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Acheson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
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    Capital Surgeons Group
    North Austin
    12201 Renfert Way Ste 240
    Austin, TX 78758
    1-800-494-8309
    Contact Information
    (512) 302-1210 (Office)
    (512) 451-9752 (Fax)
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    Southwest Bariatrics Group
    301 Seton Pkwy Ste 102
    Round Rock, TX 78665
    1-800-494-8309
    Contact Information
    (512) 498-4860 (Office)
    (512) 244-0443 (Fax)
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    • Cigna
    • Humana
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  2. Dr. Acheson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Bariatric Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    1
    • Abdominal Surgery
    • Adjustable Gastric Banding
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Bowel Obstruction Repair
    • Breast Surgical Procedures
    • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
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    Conditions Dr. Acheson Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Acheson

    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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State University School Of Medicine New Orleans
    Graduated in 2001
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Acheson & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Acheson's Hospital Quality

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      St. David's North Austin Medical Center

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