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Taher Gulamhusein, MD

Specialty in General & Bariatric Surgery

Dr. Gulamhusein is a board-certified general surgeon and fellowship trained bariatric surgeon. He received his undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Texas (2009) and graduated from The University of Texas at Southwestern in Dallas (2013) for his medical degree. He completed a general surgery residency program at SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital (2018). This was followed by an Advanced Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic (2019).

He has written many papers and book chapters on bariatric surgery and hiatal hernia repairs. He is a member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons (ASMBS), as well as the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). He appreciates having close, meaningful relationships in all aspects of his life. He brings this philosophy to the way he treats patients by giving them the most precious resource he has - his time. He joined Buoy Health in 2022 as a medical writer with a focus on educating patients about many common medical and surgical conditions.

Practice names

Clinical Faculty in General Surgery, Medical City North Texas Consortium for Graduate Medical Education

Medical City Healthcare

Education and training

2018-2019 - Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery Fellowship The Cleveland Clinic Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute, Cleveland, OH

2013-2018 - General Surgery Residency, Stony Brook University Hospital (SUNY), Stony Brook, NY

2009-2013 - Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas at Southwestern, Dallas, TX

2005-2009 - BS (Psychology, minor in Business Administration), University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX


American Board of Surgery Certified