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About Dr. Marilyn Marx

Dr. Marilyn Marx, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Galveston, TX. She has 38 years of experience. Her specialties include Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. She speaks English.

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Primary Address

UTMB Galveston (John Sealy)

301 University Blvd
Galveston, TX 77555
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Specialties

Dr. Marilyn Marx has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • 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.

Board Certifications

Dr. Marilyn Marx is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University Medical Center

    Graduated in 1980

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Marilyn Marx accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO

Locations & Directions

UTMB Galveston (John Sealy), 301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX

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