Dr. Teixeira is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. As such, Dr. Teixeira is an expert in the field of General Surgery.
Specialists in General Surgery treat a variety of surgical problems including:
• Gall Bladder Disease
• Tumors of the stomach, small intestine and colon
• Diseases of the pancreas, liver, spleen and adrenal glands
Obesity and Diabetes
Dr. Teixeira has a special interest in minimally invasive surgery or laparoscopic surgery, which utilizes miniature cameras and instrumentations to perform surgery through tiny little incisions. Dr. Teixeira provides expertise in general surgery, specifically in the areas of heartburn, hernias and Type II diabetes, in addition to his vast knowledge and experience in bariatric surgery.