Dr. Robert McKinney, MD

Dr. Robert McKinney, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Robert McKinney, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 1982 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

910 E Houston St Ste 550

Tyler, TX 75702

Contact Information

(903) 592-7393

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Healthcare USA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. McKinney performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 93% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
more than 82% of peers

Dr. McKinney's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

1  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Baylor University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McKinney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McKinney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McKinney to family and friends
16 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McKinney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This man is awesome. He is an extremely great surgeon, doctor, and man. He saved my life. Literally. Not only do I trust him, I believe in him 100%. He explains everything to you in detail and has a warm, gentle, caring bedside manner. Truly loves and cares for his patients. True compassion. I...more
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