Dr. Richard K. Englehardt, MD

Dr. Richard K. Englehardt, MD

Bariatric Surgery | Male | 40 years old

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BMI of Texas exists to provide innovative and comprehensive medical and surgical care to patients with obesity and metabolic disease. We are dedicated to creating an enduring partnership with patients in order to ensure their long-term success. We are committed to providing such care in a supportive, compassionate, and guilt-free environment. When it comes to Texas obesity surgery, it is our goal to not only help you achieve your weight loss goals but to improve your overall health and quality of life. We look forward to partnering with you on your journey to a healthier you!Read more

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Dr. Englehardt's Care Philosophy

BMI of Texas exists to provide innovative and comprehensive medical and surgical care to patients with obesity and metabolic disease. We are dedicated to creating an enduring partnership with patients in order to ensure their long-term success. We are committed to providing such care in a supportive, compassionate, and guilt-free environment.

When it comes to Texas obesity surgery, it is our goal to not only help you achieve your weight loss goals but to improve your overall health and quality of life. We look forward to partnering with you on your journey to a healthier you!

Dr. Englehardt says...

Dr. Englehardt specializes in weight loss surgery and has extensive knowledge on the surgical treatment of obesity. He offers patients a wide variety of surgical weight loss options, including Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and adjustable gastric banding. He also performs a wide variety of minimally invasive general surgeries. In addition to performing laparoscopic weight loss surgeries, he also specializes in complex abdominal operations utilizing laparoscopy to treat diseases of the stomach, intestines, gallbladder, pancreas, colon, adrenal glands, liver, spleen, and hernia surgery.

Dr. Englehardt has completed advanced fellowship training in Bariatric Surgery, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery, and Robotic Surgery in addition to being fully board certified in General Surgery.

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Dr. Englehardt is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, and has been recognized by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery as having successfully completed advanced fellowship training in bariatric surgery through a fully accredited fellowship program. Following his residency training, Dr. Englehardt moved to San Antonio where he completed an advanced surgical fellowship in Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery with Dr. Terive Duperier and Dr. Michael Seger in conjunction with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

Dr. Englehardt specializes in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding.

Dr. Englehardt's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Obesity
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

Education

  • Medical School
    R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia

    Graduated in 2006

  • Internship Hospital
    Providence Hosp Med Ctrs

    Completed in 2007

  • Residency Hospital
    Providence Hosp Med Ctrs

    Completed in 2011

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston

    Completed in 2012

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Utah

    Graduated in 2001

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Banding
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic