|Welcome to Houston Weight Loss Specialist, the practice of board certified surgeon Dexter Turnquest M.D. F.A.C.S. If you struggle with obesity, we are here to help you. Obesity is a life threatening disease and can be found in 1 out of every 3 people.
It is the aim of our practice to provide the highest quality advanced surgical care in a compassionate, caring environment. Dr. Turnquest has been in the Northwest Houston area for 15 years. He has had many achievements, including his program being named Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery by ASMBS and as a Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery.
Note: Designation as Blue Distinction Centers means these facilities' overall experience and aggregate data met objective criteria established in collaboration with expert clinicians' and leading professional organizations' recommendations. Individual outcomes may vary. To find out which services are covered under your policy at any facilities, please call your local Blue Cross and/or Blue Shield Plan.