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About Dr. Harry Meyers
Dr. Harry Meyers, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Dallas, TX, with another office in Plano, TX. He has 32 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine and General Surgery. Dr. Meyers is affiliated with Harris Methodist H E B, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. Dr. Meyers has received 4 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Harry Meyers has the following 2 specialties
- 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.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
Dr. Harry Meyers has the following 5 expertise
- Digestive System Abnormalities
- Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
- Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
- Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
- Wound Infection
Dr. Harry Meyers has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Harry Meyers is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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.
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Am patient since 2014 of Dr. Meyers, met Dr. Meyers in the Texas Health Plano emergency room, due intestinal blockage, and he was so caring, explained in detail what to expect, and possibility of additional surgery. Which did occur. I had the RNY in 1998 peformed by Dr. Barzune lost 270 pounds. Having some issues, and Dr. Meyers will be performing any additional surgery I may need.I trust him implicitly, and love his staff. I haven't had a lot of luck w/good doctors | surgeons, so in finding Dr. Meyers was a blessing. I trust in any decision for what we will do next. Terushb....
My husband and I had GBS the same day. Talk about putting trust in someone. It has been 3 and a half years and we are different people because of it. I have gained a little back but because I like my late night snacks, but I still look and feel great. My husband has kept all of his off. Our experience with Dr. Meyer's and all of his office was all super. True heart,caring, and p
Dr Meyers and his staff were excellent. I got in right away (monday), had surgery on friday. I had my follow up visit 10 later, and was released. I had some pain for the first 3 days (but not that bad) and hardly any pain in the last 7 days. everything went better than expected. I highly recommend Dr. Meyers
Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2013)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2013, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.
Dr. Meyers is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Harris Methodist H E B
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle
Medical City Dallas Hospital
Baylor Medical Center at Carrollton
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas
Harris Continued Care Hospital
Texas Health Dallas
Texas Health Plano
32 Years Experience
Ohio State University College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1981
United States Naval Medical Center
Dr. Harry Meyers accepts the following insurance providers.
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
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