Lakeside Surgery, P.A.
Mar15

Lakeside Surgery, P.A.

Lakeside Surgery, P.A. is centered on the patient and people of Rockwall, Rowlett, Heath, and the surrounding communities. General surgeons Jeff Stephens, MD, Kate Makohon, MD, and Caraleigh Buxie, MD, practice state-of-the-art general surgery in Rockwall so they can practice where they live and remain close to their families. They strive to maintain the highest standard of surgical care and are vested in the community. The surgeons...

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Methodist Mansfield Minimally Invasive Surgical Associates
Mar15

Methodist Mansfield Minimally Invasive Surgical Associates

Gone are the days when surgery meant weeks—even months—of recovery, unsightly scars, fear of infection and other complications. Thankfully, surgeons like Joshua Trussell, MD, and Andrew Standerwick, MD, are now able to perform minimally-invasive surgery with much less assault on the body and stress to the patient—not to mention better precision and greatly improved outcomes. Their guiding motto at Methodist Mansfield Minimally...

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Surgical Associates of Mansfield – Dr. Gary K. Alexander
Mar15

Surgical Associates of Mansfield – Dr. Gary K. Alexander

After years as a board-certified general surgeon, Gary Alexander is still fascinated by the human body; mainly in its ability to repair itself. And he’s in awe every day that God and his patients allow him to be part of that process. “I’ve always loved putting things back together,” he said. “I knew at a young age I’d either be an engineer or a surgeon. I couldn’t be happier with the choice I made.” A big proponent of patient...

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Surgical Associates of Mansfield – Dr. Winston Chan
Mar15

Surgical Associates of Mansfield – Dr. Winston Chan

As a fellowship-trained Colon and Rectal surgeon extensively trained in minimally- invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery, Winston Chan has much to offer his patients, not the least of which is a shorter, less painful recovery after surgery. Through something called “enhance recovery after surgery” or ERAS, Dr. Chan can improve his patient surgical outcomes by approaching their care from a multi-disciplinary standpoint. This...

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Surgical Associates of Mansfield – Dr. Jeremy Parcells
Mar15

Surgical Associates of Mansfield – Dr. Jeremy Parcells

Dr. Jeremy Parcells spends his days changing lives for the better. “Who wouldn’t want to do that for a living,” he asked. His interest in medicine began in high school, when he was given the opportunity to observe surgery. “At that second I set my heart on becoming a surgeon,” he said. But it wasn’t until his surgical training that he recognized the potential for bariatric surgery to restore health and change lives. He was hooked!...

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Surgical Associates of Mansfield – Dr. David M. Rutledge
Mar15

Surgical Associates of Mansfield – Dr. David M. Rutledge

Dr. David Rutledge admits he’s a bit of a tinkerer. “I like fixing thing and working with my hands,” he said. Whether he’s working on cars or fiddling with electronics, he enjoys thinking outside the box to find a solution. This problem-solving mindset made him a natural for a career as a surgeon and an early pioneer in minimally-invasive surgical procedures, including laparoscopic gallbladder surgery for digestive disorders....

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