As one of the most experienced LAP-BAND surgeons in the nation, Dr. Nirmal Jayaseelan has performed more than 5,000 weight loss operations. Based at Medical City Dallas for the past 10 years, his practice has every resource to care for the most complex bariatric patient. Dr. Jay readily accepts complex bariatric consults from all over the world, including Mexico, Nigeria, and Barbados. He is long established in bariatrics and has been voted best bariatric surgeon in Dallas every year since the inception of the category in D Magazine.

A major advantage of Dr. Jayaseelan’s practice is the world-class surgeons who have been covering his practice for the past 10 years at Medical City Dallas. Patients also benefit from Dr. Jay’s insistence upon patient compliance through numerous follow-up visits, support groups, and other post-operative care opportunities. Follow-up is the key to success with bariatric surgery, and this is where Dr. Jay’s practice excels. His experienced staff ensures every patient receives compassionate and individualized care. A multidisciplinary approach of nutritionists, psychologists, and former patients helps ensure success.

He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the Texas Medical Association and Dallas County Medical Society. He is also a member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgeons.