Dr. Joseph Wright, MD

Dr. Joseph Wright, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wright "I believe in providing patients with the saftest, least invasive surgical techniques available to achieve great results with minimal complications."

3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

6  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Obesity

13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Joseph Wright, MD
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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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