Dr. E. Leon Etter II, MD., PA., FACS.
General and Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. E. Leon Etter II, MD., PA., FACS, is a board-certified general and bariatric surgeon with over 30 years of experience. Dr. Etter is well-known for his expertise in laparoscopic and robotic surgery, as well as his ability to perform a wide range of specialized procedures, including bariatric surgery and the treatment of complex biliary pancreatic diseases, breast diseases, colon and small bowel diseases, hernia repair, and gastrointestinal disorders.
Dr. Etter holds several accreditations, including the American Board of Surgery, the American Society of Breast Surgeons, and an American College of Surgeons fellowship. He completed his General Surgery Residency and surgery internship at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, Texas. He earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston.
Additionally, he has served as an Assistant Professor at UTMB and has held various professional appointments, demonstrating his commitment to advancing healthcare practices. Dr. Etter’s contributions to the medical field extend beyond his impressive credentials. He is also actively involved in professional organizations and affiliations, showcasing a career dedicated to
surgical excellence and community well-being.
Dr. Etter is credentialed with Emergency Hospital Systems.