Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

TMHPO Department of Surgery

Rafael Lugo, M.D., FACS

Clinic Information

Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
18220 State Highway 249, Suite 400
Houston, Texas 77070

Clinic Phone:  281-737-0970
Clinic Fax:      281-737-0971

Advanced Laparoscopic General Surgery

  • Anti-reflux surgery (laparoscopic nissen and transoral incisionless fundoplication)
  • Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
  • Breast surgery for malignant and benign tumors
  • Hernia surgery
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Small and large bowel surgery
  • General surgery Residency, Alton Ochsner Hospital
  • Ponce School of Medicine, Ponce, Puerto Rico, M.D., 1993
  • University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, B.S., 1989

Professional Activity

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Surgery
  • Texas Medical Association

Research Interests

  • Advances in minimally invasive surgery
  • Laparoscopic-endoscopic surgery