Dr. David Syn, MD

Dr. David Syn, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. David Syn, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from State University of New York, College of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

3805 22nd Pl

Lubbock, TX 79410

Contact Information

(806) 687-5670

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
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very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Surgery
more than 87% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Syn does not have any board certifications listed.

3  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Duodenal Switch
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

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

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  • University of California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • State University of New York, College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • St. Lukes/Roosevelt, Columbia University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • St. Lukes/Roosevelt, Columbia University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • St. Lukes/Roosevelt, Columbia University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Georgetown
    Other Education | Completed 1990

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. David Syn, MD
Dr.Syn saved my life 2 weeks ago repairing a gastric bypass I had done by another surgeon in Nevada. He came in late on a Friday night - long after clinic hours - to assist and eventually perform emergency surgery. He has been open with me on my treatment, answering all my questions and he...Read More
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Nicole in Hobbs, NM – Oct 30, 2017
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Dr. Syn has added several years to my life. I highly recommend him for Bariatric services! Absolutely the best of the best!
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Paul Newey in Hobbs, NM – Mar 31, 2017
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First and last visit. One bad apple spoils the whole bunch and that bad apple is Erica. She was extremely rude and unprofessional, using foul language, constantly interrupting me, rolling her eyes when I asked a question, and calling me by my first name. I am a senior citizen and do not appreciate...Read More
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A.P. in Hobbs, NM – Oct 02, 2016
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