Scott Stowers, D.O.
Board certified in general surgery, Dr. Scott Stowers is the medical director of My Bariatric Solutions and has been practicing in Wise County for more than 14 years. Dr. Stowers focuses on the minimally invasive, laparoscopic approach to bariatric surgery, which involves fewer risks of complication than traditional surgical techniques, as well as a quicker recovery process.
Dr. Stowers has established a program to help you fight obesity every step of the way. He and his professional team will be with you from the very beginning and continue to follow up with your progress after the procedure is complete to ensure you are losing weight safely and effectively. Dr. Stowers believes that patient education and detailed communication are essential to your success and has tailored his program to focus on you and your needs.
As the medical director of My Bariatric Solutions, Dr. Scott Stowers has trained in some of the most respected institutions in the nation. After graduating from Southwestern Oklahoma State University, he earned his Doctor of Osteopathy at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. This was followed by a medical internship at the Dallas / Fort Worth Medical Center. Dr. Stowers completed his residency in general surgery at the Dallas / Fort Worth Medical Center, ultimately serving as Chief Resident from 1991 to 1992.
Dr. Scott Stowers is licensed to practice medicine by the state of Texas. Dr. Scott Stowers is a member of many prestigious medical organizations, signifying his commitment to excellence and the recognition of his peers as a quality bariatric surgeon. They include:
- Texas Osteopathic Medical Association
- American Osteopathic Association
- Texas Medical Association
- American Osteopathic Board of Surgery
- Texas Medical Foundation
- American Society of Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Stowers' involvement with some of the nation's top medical organizations is one of many reasons he is regarded as a skilled and respected bariatric surgeon. Offering procedures such as LAP-BAND® Adjustable Gastric Banding, Sleeve Gastrectomy surgery and Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass. Dr. Stowers offers the Single Incision Laparoscopic Approach for his procedures such as the LAP-BAND® Adjustable Gastric Banding and Sleeve Gastrectomy if one is a candidate. Dr. Stowers and his bariatric support team are highly trained caregivers with impeccable credentials.
- Certified by the American Board of Surgery
- Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)
- Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
- Awarded the ASMBS Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence