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Francis H Wright, MD Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Francis H Wright, MD

Critical Care Medicine, Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Vascular Surgery
San Antonio, TX 78229 (2 other locations)
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About Dr. Francis H Wright MD

Dr. Francis H Wright, MD is a doctor primarily located in San Antonio, TX, with other offices in McAllen, TX and SAN ANTONIO, TX. He has 43 years of experience. His

Locations

Dr. Francis H Wright has 3 locations

Texas Transplant Institute 8201 Ewing Halsell Dr FL 2 San Antonio, TX 78229
Texas Transplant Physician Group Mcallen Clinic 101 E Ridge Rd Ste 210 McAllen, TX 78503
Texas Transplant Institute 8026 EWING HALSELL DR SAN ANTONIO, TX 78229
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Francis H Wright has the following 4 SPECIALTIES

Critical Care Medicine
Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions, such as those that affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system. Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.
Surgery
Transplant Surgery
Vascular Surgery

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Francis H Wright has the following 6 expertise

  • Virus Diseases
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
  • Pancreas Transplantation
  • Kidney Disease
  • Pancreatic Diseases

Education

43 Years Experience

Univ Of Tx Hlth Sci Ctr At San Antonio Joe R & Teresa Lozano Long Schof Med

Graduated in 1978

University Hospital South Texas Medical Center

Residency

Dr. Francis H Wright Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
    • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Humana
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana National HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Francis H Wright

Dr. Wright received his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. After work at the University of Iowa with Dr. Robb Corry he directed the transplant program at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. He joined Dr. Lynn Banowsky in San Antonio in 1994 and later helped found the Texas Transplant Institute as Director of Organ Transplantation for the Institute. Dr. Wright is certified by the American Board of Surgery, is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and has personally performed over 2000 transplant procedures over more than 20 years of transplant surgery experience. He is active with the United Network for Organ Sharing working to develop national transplant policy. Dr. Wright is a member of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, the International Transplantation Society and other major professional organizations. He has served as president of the Southeastern Organ Procurement Foundation and the American Foundation for Donation and Transplantation. He has research interests in immunosuppression, pancreas transplantation and organ preservation, and has multiple publications regarding organ transplant topics. See more at: https://methodistphysicianpractices.com/physicians/profile/Francis-H-Wright-Jr-MD#sthash.9qWDO1hQ.dpuf

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