Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD

Dr. Alejandro Mejia, MD

General Surgery | Male | 45 years old

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Dr. Mejia specializes in General Surgery and practices in Dallas, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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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 passed the blame to someone else rather than taking responsibility for the delays.
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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  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
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  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

Education

  • Medical School
    Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Facultad De Medicina

    Graduated in 1995

  • Internship Hospital
    Uthsc San Antonio
  • Residency Hospital
    Uthsc San Antonio
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Unmc

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • 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
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • 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
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • 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)
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • 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

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