Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD

Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD

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Age 47
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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

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
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 Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Laparotomy
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
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

About Me

Biography

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.

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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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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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
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Options PPO

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