Rockwall Surgical Specialists is dedicated to providing advanced surgical options with compassionate and personalized patient care. Choosing a surgeon is a very important decision, one that can make all the difference in your treatment, recovery, and return to good health. When you or someone you love requires surgery, you need access to the most experienced, capable hands possible. At Rockwall Surgical Specialists, high medical standards, training, and expertise are uniquely paired with important human qualities to create the perfect balance of comfort and confidence between you and your doctor.
With main offices in Rockwall and Rowlett and satellite locations in Greenville, Forney, and Wylie, Rockwall Surgical Specialists provides comprehensive surgical services, patient diagnoses and pre- and post-operative care, utilizing the most advanced technology and minimally invasive techniques for the safest, most effective results. The doctors are affiliated with both Lake Pointe Medical Center in Rowlett and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Rockwall.
In addition to general surgery, Rockwall Surgical Specialists are highly skilled in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery for procedures involving the appendix, colon, gallbladder, GERD, hernia repair, and more. Laparoscopic surgery is done through small incisions using fiberoptics, miniature cameras, and high-definition monitors to help minimize post-op pain and speed recovery, enabling patients to return to their active lives more quickly. Because follow-up is critical to a successful outcome, patients are followed for as long as needed to ensure complete comfort and return to good health. With a focus on excellence, the friendly, professional staff at Rockwall Surgical Specialists makes scheduling appointments simple and quick, while their compassionate and responsive approach to surgery extends beyond the operating room. When you or someone you love requires surgery, nothing is more important than your surgeon’s training, experience, and expertise. Choose wisely. Choose Rockwall Surgical Specialists.
David W. Ritter, MD, FACS
Practice founder Dr. David Ritter is a graduate of the prestigious medical school at Washington University in St. Louis, one of the top five medical schools in the country, and completed his surgical training at Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas. Dr. Ritter is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a member of The American Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeons. Dr. Ritter and his wife, Kelly, make their home in Rockwall, where he has practiced medicine for the past 18 years, serving more than 18,000 patients in the greater Rockwall area.
Jake Abbott, MD, FACS
Dr. Jake Abbott completed his undergraduate education at the University of Oklahoma and graduated from the University of Oklahoma School of Medicine. He completed his extensive education, with five years of internship and surgical residency training, at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, during which he consistently received the highest surgical scores. Dr. Abbott joined Rockwall Surgical Specialists in 2011 and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. A native of Norman, Oklahoma, Dr. Abbott and his wife, Erin, reside in the Rockwall area.
Amy Eastman, MD, FACS
As a surgical breast specialist, Dr. Eastman focuses exclusively on breast disease—including masses, cysts, and pain—and the treatment of breast cancer. Dr. Eastman is a graduate of Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi, and completed medical school at Louisiana State University in New Orleans. She completed her Breast Surgery Fellowship and surgical training at The University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Memorial Hospital, where she also served as Chief Resident in General Surgery. Dr. Eastman is board certified by the American Board of Surgery.
Ashley Egan, MD
Dr. Ashley Egan graduated summa cum laude from the University of Georgia and completed medical school at University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. She went on to complete her internship and residency training in general surgery at Baylor University Medical Center. Throughout her education, Dr. Egan served in leadership positions and received numerous awards, including SEC Student Athlete of The Year. Board-certified by the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Egan and her husband, Rick, make their home in the Rockwall area.
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Rockwall Surgical Specialists offer a wide variety of surgical services to meet your needs. Visit RockwallSurgicalSpecialists.com to learn more.
- Abdominal Pain
- Breast Cancer and Breast Disease
- Colon Cancer and Colonoscopy
- Fistula Repair
- Gallbladder Disease
- Hernia Surgery
- Intestinal Obstruction
- Laparoscopic Surgery
- Parathyroid Disease
- Removal of Skin Lesions or Soft Tissue Masses
- Thyroid Disease
- Weight Loss Surgery, including Gastric Sleeve and Lap-Band[/one_half_last]
5 OFFICE LOCATIONS TO BETTER SERVE YOU
1005 W. Ralph Hall Pkwy, Suite 211
Rockwall, Texas 75032
7501 Lakeview Pkwy, Suite 270
Rowlett, Texas 75088
4004 Medical Pkwy
Greenville, Texas 75402
763 Hwy. 80, Suite 130
Forney, Texas 75126
2300 FM 544, suite 200
Wylie, Texas 75098
Text: Lisa Pedersen
Photo: David Thompson