Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD

Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD

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Age 48
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Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Facultad De Medicina in 1995 and specializes in general surgery.

1411 N Beckley Ave Ste 268

Dallas, TX 75203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Mejia's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mejia performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Mejia performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mejia performs Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure) more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Mejia performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Whipple Procedure
Pancreatic Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mejia treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Mejia treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer

Dr. Mejia's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Total Splenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Facultad De Medicina in 1995 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Unmc
Fellowship Hospital
Uthsc San Antonio
Residency Hospital
Uthsc San Antonio
Internship Hospital
1995
Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Facultad De Medicina
Medical School
1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mejia's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mejia

4.0

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
73.33333333333333%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(3)

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Amazing doctor and surgeon. Would recommend him highly.
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He id an amazing surgeon and a great human being. We had a great experience.
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Dr. Mejia is an extraordinary surgeon and compassionate human being. He performed my mother's Robotic Whipple Procedure last year for pancreatic cancer. He is unique in his ability to problem solve and in the warmth he brings to his patients. He will calm your nerves by just walking in the room,...Read More
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I recently (Jan 2017) received a liver transplant at Dallas Methodist and Dr.Mejia was my surgeon. I am not happy that he only has 12 reviews and isn't rated at 5 stars. The culture of The Liver Institute is confusing at first, however the compassion of the providers including Dr. Mejia is 100...Read More
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We will not recommend Dr. Mejia. His lack of concern in 1) urgency in scheduling the initial surgery (took from discovery of cancer before Thanksgiving to surgery day in mid January). 2) post surgery it was not uncommon to take 3 weeks to get results from followup scans. Mejia's office constantly...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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