Duc Vuong, MD
a Lovelace Medical Group provider
Duc Vuong, M.D., is Director of Lovelace Bariatrics at Lovelace Westside Hospital. He joined Lovelace from Houston, Texas, where he specialized in weight-loss surgery and patient wellness.
Dr. Vuong earned his medical degree from Texas A & M in College Station, Texas, and he has completed extensive postgraduate and professional training in bariatric procedures and minimally invasive surgery. He specializes in single-incision approaches to surgery. Known by his colleagues for his unique patient preoperative educational program, Dr. Vuong is active in many bariatric organizations, including serving as a Board Member for the Texas Association for Bariatric Surgery, a state chapter of ASMBS.
Additionally, Dr. Vuong has written and published three books. His latest book "Ultimate Gastric Sleeve Success" is now available. He is currently writing a diet book intended for wider audiences that will be out later this year. Dr. Vuong, a popular speaker at patient conferences, has made several media appearances, including “900 Pound Man: Race Against Time” on TLC/Discovery Health.
Dr. Vuong's extensive medical background, utilization of cutting-edge technology, and unique approach to patient care will allow our bariatrics department to continue to offer the high-quality care you expect from Lovelace Bariatrics.