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Minimally Invasive and Foregut Surgery

Alexander PerezWelcome to the Division of Gastrointestinal, Minimally Invasive, and Foregut Surgery. Our team of experts have local, regional, and national reputations for excellence in all aspects of surgery. We are proud of our patient-centered, team-based, tailored approach and look forward to providing you and your family with world-class state-of-the-art care.

We provide a full spectrum of high-quality minimally invasive procedures to address many conditions including diseases of the gallbladder, stomach, spleen, adrenal gland, pancreas, small intestine, hernias, and obesity.

Please come visit us at any of the four campuses of UTMB Health - Galveston, League City, Clear Lake, and Angleton.

Please contact us to learn more about our programs, available positions, or collaboration opportunities.


Alexander Perez, MD, FACS
Division Chief, Gastrointestinal and MIS/ Foregut Surgery

Hillyer Endowed Chair in Surgery
Director, Quality Management