Patient Reviews

Reviews reflect patients' level of satisfaction with the care they received from this provider. Dr. Mark Watson xhas an overall rating of 3.2.

Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Mark Watson has the following 7 areas of expertise and 1 specialty.

Bariatric Medicine

Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.

The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.

Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.

One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

7
Expertise

See areas of expertise for treating specific conditions, procedures and surgeries for this doctor.

Locations & Directions

David N Donnell MD

4848 Lemmon Ave
Dallas, TX 75219

Nearby Doctors

Dr. Mark Watson, MD is similar to these 3 Doctors near Dallas, TX.

Doctor

Dr. Michael Lee

10 years experience

be the first to rate this Doctor

Doctor

Dr. Nancy Puzziferri

22 years experience

5.0 of 5

Doctor

Dr. Sachin Kukreja

13 years experience

5.0 of 5