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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Become a Member
Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Membership Benefits
ACS
ACS Fellow Since 2010

Elias Fouad Darido, MD FACS

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery - General Surgery

Society Memberships

  • Am Soc for Metabolic & Bariatric Surg
  • Soc of Am Gast End Surgs

Additional Information

Gender

Male

General Surgery

Contact Information

Biography

“Proper diagnosis and effective heartburn and obesity treatment “ is the vision of Dr. Elias Darido, founder of Houston Heartburn and Reflux Center and Houston Weight Loss Surgery Center. In today’s healthcare environment, there is a lot to offer to control gastro-esophageal acid reflux disease (GERD) and reduce your weight. Dr. Darido aspires to provide a comprehensive care for GERD and overweight patients in Houston and around the world. Please check our websites www.houstonsleevesurgeon.com and www.houstonheartburn.com

Subspecialties and Areas of Clinical Concentration

Bariatric (Severe Obesity) Procedures

  • abdominoplasty
  • biliopancreatic diversion
  • gastric banding
  • gastroplasty
  • jejunoilial bypass
  • laparoscopic gastric banding
  • laparoscopic gastric bypass
  • roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Abdomen and Digestion Disorder/Procedure

  • abdominal pain
  • adhesion removal
  • anti-reflux procedures
  • esophagus perforation
  • feeding tubes
  • fundoplication
  • fundoplication - laparoscopic
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • peptic ulcer disease
  • splenectomy

Hernia Procedures

  • paraesophageal hernia
  • umbilical hernia

Minimally Invasive Procedures

  • laparoscopic surgery
  • robotic surgery

Hospital Appointments

methodist, MC

houston, TX

Trauma/Acute Care Surgeon

11/2014—Present