Dr. Mohammad Emran MD

  • Bariatric Medicine Corpus Christi, TX

Patient Reviews

Reviews reflect patients' level of satisfaction with the care they received from this provider. Dr. Mohammad Emran xhas an overall rating of 3.8.

About

Dr. Mohammad Emran, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Corpus Christi, TX. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Emran is affiliated with Driscoll Children's Hospital. He speaks English.

1
Language

Find out the languages this doctor/ or staff may speak.

1
Education

Learn where this doctor attended medical school.

Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Mohammad Emran has the following 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.

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.

2
Board Certifications

See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.

Locations & Directions

Driscoll Children's Hospital

3533 S Alameda St
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

Nearby Doctors

Dr. Mohammad Emran, MD is similar to these 2 Doctors near Corpus Christi, TX.