Our talented bariatric surgeon Dr. Leah Dill grew up in Forestburg, Texas and received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of North Texas. Today, she is a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, practicing a more holistic, whole-person level of care.
Dr. Dill came to Total Wellness with 6,000 minimally invasive surgeries under her belt. She is a down-to-earth, caring physician with extensive experience in obesity, endoscopy, anti-reflux, and laparoscopic procedures. She also has 14+ years’ surgical experience as well as tremendous compassion for patients and their total wellness. Dr. Dill adopted the minimally invasive, patented Mini Sleeve® technique. She completed her general surgery residency at Oklahoma State University. During her residency training, she chose to focus on her passion for becoming a top bariatric surgeon. She has also completed two mini-fellowships, one at Duke University School of Medicine in bariatric surgery and a second sponsored by Ethicon Endosurgery. She earned her doctorate at the University of North Texas Health Science Center and is board certified in general surgery through the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery.
Dr. Dill practiced as a general surgeon for five years before joining Texas Bariatric Specialists in San Antonio and held the title of co-director at the Heartburn Center of South Texas. She is an expert in treating and management of acid reflux and heartburn, as well as being one of just a few surgeons in Texas who are certified in the placement of the LINX Reflux Management System. She also has been the featured expert on the CW-33 “Best Doc’s Network” and received the “Patient’s Choice Award” in both 2010 and 2011. Dr. Dill enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter when she has free time from changing lives. In addition to her expertise, Dr. Dill is currently an active member of:
• The Texas Medical Association
• The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
• The American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
• The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
It’s more than just weight loss, it’s a total new you.