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August 22nd, 2017One of most experienced in Houston
If you are looking for a permanent weight loss solution or Bariatric Surgeon, Dr. Spiegel is right choice for many reasons: 1.Dr. Spiegel has all necessarily Certifications to perform weight loss surgeries. Dr. Felix Spiegel is Certified by American Board of Surgeons, by American College of Surgeons and by Bariatric Center of Excellence 2. Dr. Spiegel is experienced and dedicated to weight loss surgery. Dr. Felix Spiegel had been performing weight loss surgeries for over 15 years and he performed thousands of bariatrics surgeries. 3. Personalized Weight Loss Consultation: Dr. Spiegel is easy to talk to. He really knowledgeable and he explains medical terminology if you have any questions. He explains difference between weight loss surgeries and help you to choose the right one for you based on your habits and medical history. 4. Dr. Spiegel does not have residence or students in his practice and he personally comes to visit you at the hospital on following morning/day after the surgery. 5. Success story from real patients: Some of Dr. Spiegels' employees are his patients and they can share their weight loss success stories and personal opinion about weight loss surgery. 6. Dr. Spiegels answers phone calls from his patients 24/7 which makes me feel very safe. 7. Dr. Spiegel is in really good shape. I feel comfortable talking to him regarding my diet and exercise. Since my health is really important for me, Dr. Spiegel is my number one choice forever!!!
August 22nd, 2017
Wish Toni was still there. The whole office process is out of whack
February 21st, 2017You get what you pay for
January 31st, 2017RE-SLEEVE
I had the sleeve surgery in 2007 by another Doctor. I lost my weight initially but started gaining it back. I consulted with Dr Spiegel and he did an EGD. My egd report showed my stomach had stretched. I had my sleeve revised June 2016 and I have lost 60 lbs. My goal was to lose 80 and it seems like I am stuck at the 60 at this time. I know it will take some work on my part to get my last 20lbs off. I am so grateful to Dr Spiegel and his staff.
November 20th, 2016
I had a lapban procedure in 2005. had some complications. dr. speigel was rude, saying i was not following diet correctly. since then, been diagnosed with damaged esophigus. sorry for misspelling. i am going to Houston Monday to have a revision and take the band out. please, before thinking about the man, check him out.
October 18th, 2016Great experience
September 22nd, 2016
August 25th, 2016No complaints
I have been visiting Dr. Spiegel for about 4 months, getting for my surgery. I have received nothing but professional and friendly care. His office staff has been polite, willing to take my calls and answer all my questions. I was hesitant to visit at first because of the negative reviews, thus far, I am glad that I didn't let that stop me, I would recommend Dr. Spiegel
June 27th, 2016Worst Dr. Do Not Go Here!
I saw Dr. Spiegel due to the fact that I've moved out of state and needed an infill in my band as quickly as possible. I've had my band for six years and have mostly been happy with it. My band was extremely tight that I was vomiting water. I was so happy to find someone to do an unfill. DO NOT SEE DR SPIEGEL!! This guy is the biggest jerk that I've ever seen. He is only interested in the money $$$$$$ and THAT IS IT!! He tried to talk me into taking out my lapband and revising it to another type of surgery. Why would I want to put myself through another surgery?? Dr Spiegel's bedside manner is HORRIBLE at best. I will never return to any of his clinics. Furthermore he does not know what he's doing. He unfilled my band so much that I'm living on lettuce and exercise so as not to gain back all of the weight that I've worked so hard to lose. Do yourself a favor- there are WAY better bariatric Drs. out there. Do your research and see an actual Dr. that cares about his patients and not dollar signs. I will never return to this so- called Dr. ever again!
June 3rd, 2016I'd do it again
Dr Spiegel might not have the best bed side manner but he knows what he is doing. I am 14 months post DS surgery, have had excellent care. Blood test are all good and have lost 178# to date, 2# under his goal weight. Dr Spiegel has always answer my questions as has his staff. Has it been a hard journey, you bet! But I would do it again tomorrow. Thank you Dr Spiegel and staff for helping me change my life!!
April 13th, 2016NO WAY!!!!
Dr. Spiegel and his staff are horrible. When I first met with him I wanted to get my lap band revised to the gastric sleeve. Later I decided to change it to the bypass instead of the sleeve. This change was NEVER noted in my records so that the insurance company was notified and so that my caseworker was aware. She blamed ME for not notifying her. The day of my approval from my insurance company my case worker decided to tell me that the assistant surgeon is an "out of network" doctor and that the cost would be extra for that since the deductible was different. My insurance company was willing to make him "in network" at his request for my case and the doctor REFUSED to request it because they are all about the money!!!! They NEVER notified me of this throughout my WHOLE 6 MONTH nutrition program. HE never remembered who I was and neither did my caseworker. Then I went to get my medical records because I decided to switch doctors, and they attempted to withhold my records from me! NO WAY would I EVER recommend this doctor.
February 10th, 2016
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