Dr. Joseph Wright, MD

Dr. Joseph Wright, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Joseph Wright, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1994 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

414 Navarro St Ste 810

San Antonio, TX 78205

Contact Information

(210) 220-1726

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • 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. Wright's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wright treats Obesity more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Wright treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wright performs Esophageal Surgery more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Wright performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wright performs Stomach Surgery more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Wright performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Wright's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Colon Cancer
Duodenal Switch and SIPS
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparotomy
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Obesity
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in providing patients with the saftest, least invasive surgical techniques available to achieve great results with minimal complications.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    University Tx Southwestern Med School
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1995
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Wright's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wright

3.4

Based on 18 reviews

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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I'm sorry but I went in last December and it was an ok visit, except I felt like a sheep being herded around. They don't act like they're that interested in you as a person or your actual needs. Then they shipped me off to the lab. I paid everything when I recieved the bill in the mail, however,...Read More
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I have been a patient of Dr. Wright since 2005. He is an outstanding Dr. He is understanding, caring and listens to what you say. He cares about you as a person and what is best for YOU. I have always referred family and friends to him.
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Cant get into specifics, but especially in the case of diabetics I would strongly recommend someone else. How strongly? Strongly enough to recommend having your will up-to-date before proceeding with this doctor. I would make the same statement against Northwest Baptist as well. I hope this doctor...Read More
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I paid privately upfront ($12500) "all inclusive." Then I got a separate bill for the lab work for $500+. Also, the receptionist scheduled my year follow up appointment for a few days after 1 year and then, when the year rolled around, the office said I would have to pay extra because my...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Assurant Health
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
United Healthcare

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Baptist Medical Center

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Nix Medical Center

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