Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD

Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 23 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

(214) 947-4400

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Mejia performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gallbladder Removal
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Mejia's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated


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56  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • 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 Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paracentesis
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Total Splenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mejia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mejia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mejia to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mejia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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,...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...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...more
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Patients feedback is appreciated.Dr. Mejia's office is proud to treat patients from North Texas and many distant areas.The coordination of care for patients with remote imaging and tests can add extra time as we prefer to review any outside information within our very qualified team of specialists.In this way, we can assure that the best decision and recommendation is made for each individual patient's condition.Dr. Mejia's office managers are always available at 214-947-4400 for any concerns.

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