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Dr. Joseph Wright, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
3.5 (20)
Map Pin Small San Antonio, TX
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30 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Joseph Wright, MD

Dr. Joseph Wright, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in San Antonio, TX. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 30 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch. Dr. Wright, completed a residency at University Tx Southwestern Med School. Patients rated Dr. Wright an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Wright works at South Texas Surgeons in San Antonio, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Wright's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    11212 State Highway 151 Ste 201, San Antonio, TX 78251 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 220-1726
  2. 2
    Nix Health Care System
    414 Navarro St, San Antonio, TX 78205 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 479-9591

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Obesity
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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Abdominal Pain
Appendicitis
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gallstones
Intestinal Obstruction
Umbilical Hernia
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Gallbladder Removal
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Abdominal Hernia
Acute Bowel Infarction
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Breast Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Esophageal Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Diseases
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Ischemic Colitis
Lipomas
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Liver Diseases and Disorders
Lung Cancer
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pyloric Stenosis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anoscopy
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Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Colectomy
Duodenal Switch and SIPS
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Hemigastrectomy
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Puncture Aspiration
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wedge Resection Colon
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Joseph Wright, MD

    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 30 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1225057680
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University Tx Southwestern Med School
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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    Dr. Wright has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Wright works at South Texas Surgeons in San Antonio, TX. View the full address on Dr. Wright’s profile.

    Dr. Wright has seen patients for Obesity, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Wright on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    20 patients have reviewed Dr. Wright. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Wright.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Wright, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Wright appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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