Dr. Monica Anz-Cavazos

Dr. Monica Anz-Cavazos


Dr. Monica Anz-Cavazos is the clinical director of Sage Bariatric (Formally The Texas Center for Medical & Surgical Weight Loss). She has had extensive training in the field of bariatrics and works very closely with our surgeons to provide pre-operative and post-operative care to all of our patients. She follows patients closely after surgery to help them maximize their success and make sure their weight loss is done in a safe, healthy way. Dr. Anz-Cavazos is an Internal Medicine physician who focuses her practice on helping overweight, obese, and morbidly obese patients lose weight and improve their health. For patients not undergoing surgery, Dr. Anz-Cavazos utilizes many methods in her approach, including nutrition, exercise, counseling, behavioral therapy, and pharmacotherapy. Dr. Anz-Cavazos is a native San Antonian. After graduating from Incarnate Word High School, she studied Biology at the University of Dallas and graduated cum laude in 1995. She received her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 1999. She then completed her Internal Medicine residency at Exempla St. Joseph Hospital in Denver, Colorado. She is a board certified physician with the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, TMA, and the Obesity Action Coalition. Dr. Anz-Cavazos is the proud mother of three daughters and is glad to be back in Texas practicing medicine in such a rewarding field.

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    Every time I lost ten pounds on my journey it was exciting to me. Now that I am down 100 pounds it's very exciting. Haven't been at this weight in a long time. Everyone has been very kind to me here. I am so glad I came here. and I love Dr. Alvarez. You are doing a very good job. Love it here! -Janet W. 6/16/16
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