Craig Morgenthal, MD, FACS
Dr. Craig B. Morgenthal is a Board Certified General Surgeon and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons who specializes in minimally invasive surgery of the gastrointestinal tract and abdomen. He studied pre-med at the University of Texas at Austin before attending the Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University and completing Residency at State University of New York Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. Dr. Morgenthal completed a two-year research and clinical fellowship in advanced laparoscopic surgery at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta.
Dr. Morgenthal specializes in bariatric surgery, heartburn and swallowing disorders, and anti-reflux surgery. He uses minimally invasive surgery techniques and also performs hernia repair, gallbladder removal, colorectal surgery, and adrenal and spleen operations.
Dr. Morgenthal participates in the Baptist MD Anderson partnership as a specialist in colorectal and gastric cancer surgery. He has presented at several national meetings, including the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons, and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.
Dr. Morgenthal’s favorite part of his job is educating patients, helping them through a major event in their life, and guiding them back to health and wellness. When he’s not at the hospital or in the operating room, Dr. Morgenthal enjoys spending time with family, going to the beach, scuba diving, and reading. He’s also a dedicated Jacksonville Jaguars, Texas Longhorns, and New York Yankees fan.