Christopher Bell, M.D.

Dr. Bell is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery and is currently the Medical Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program and serves on the Executive Committee as the President of the Medical Staff at the renowned specialty hospital, Medical City Dallas. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, Texas Surgical Society, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Dr. Bell, a Dallas native, completed a residency in General Surgery at Parkland Memorial Hospital and elected to further his clinical skills in a laparoscopic and bariatric surgery fellowship at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He earned his Doctor of Medicine at Texas Tech University where he was selected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He graduated from Austin College with a degree in biology.
Dr. Bell enjoys all aspects of surgical care, but takes a particular interest in ​ thyroid surgery , weight loss surgery , and heartburn surgery . He has recently become certified in an exciting new offering called the LINX Reflux Management procedure .

​Dallas physicians have nominated Dr. Bell for D Magazine's Best Doctors in Dallas-Fort Worth for nine consecutive years. 

Dr. Bell is married with two sons and is involved in their sports and activities. In his free time, he enjoys distance running, golf, and fly fishing.

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