Guillermo P. Ponce de Leon, M.D.

General Surgery

A native of Cuba, Dr. Ponce de Leon completed medical school at the University of Texas at Houston and general surgery training at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. He is a pioneer in advanced laparoscopic surgery, having recently performed the first single-incision adrenolectomy in Texas. He also specializes in bariatric surgery, including the LAP-BAND® system. Dr. Ponce de Leon is a fluent Spanish speaker and stays active in the Hispanic community.

Areas of Specialty

  • General surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Bariatric surgery
  • LAP-BAND® surgery

Education

  • General Surgery Internship/Residency, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Transitional Internship, University of Texas at Houston, School of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Medical Degree, University of Texas at Houston, School of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology & Chemistry, Houston Baptist University, Houston, TX

Affiliations

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association

Website

Guillermo P. Ponce De Leon, M.D.

For more information or to make an appointment with Dr. Ponce de Leon, please call (713) 772‑1200.


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