Mark Sherrod

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 15 ratings

Mark Sherrod Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS

10+ yr in Bariatrics

15+ yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

6+ yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

  • About Me
    Surgical SpecialtiesDr. Sherrod is a board-certified general surgeon who specializes in diseases and surgery of the breast, laparoscopic surgery, and abdominal and intestinal surgery. He also focuses on benign and malignant tumor surgery, including liver, pancreas, and thyroid. And he performs surgery on all types of hernias using the latest techniques. Dr. Sherrod performs gastric banding (Lap-Band and Realize Band), gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and other procedures for the treatment of morbid obesity. After a rigorous examination of his surgical outcomes and practice, he was awarded the distinction of being an ASMBS Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence Surgeon. Education and Professional Associations Dr. Sherrod received his MD degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Arlington. He did his surgical residency at St. Paul Hospital in Dallas. He has practiced general surgery in Austin since 1981. Dr. Sherrod is Certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgery. He is a member of the Texas Medical Association, Travis County Medical Society, Surgical Society of Austin, Texas Surgical Society, Southwestern Surgical Congress, and the American College of Surgeons. He is a Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASBS). Dr. Sherrod has served as the Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery for Seton Medical Center Austin since the hospital began its weight loss surgery program.
  • Latest Reviews See all 15 reviews
    avatar liserh on Jan. 31, 2017

    Dr. Sherrod is the BEST! He did my lap band in 2009 and I lost 70 lbs. Due to complications and weight regain, I had a revision to a Gastric Sleeve on 1/16/17. I have had no issues at all! Dr. Sherrod is More...

    avatar Casey S. on July 2, 2012

    My first impression of Dr. Sherrod was and still is, he is ALWAYS late, but well worth the wait. I LOVE Dr. Sherrod. I had the lap band in December of 2006 and at my lowest weight I had lost almost 190 pounds. I have More...

    avatar kimgroves on Dec. 2, 2010

    He's very quick in his visits, but I immediately found him to be warm and welcoming. I've seen him twice so far and each time I was pleased. The last time I had my 17mos old and he came right in and took More...

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