Whether you have a few stubborn extra pounds, or need to address excess weight to relieve dangerous health conditions, the journey to the new you will be more successful with the right tools and the right team on your side.
Charlotte Hodges, MD
Dr. Charlotte Hodges is Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery. She is an Advanced Laparoscopic General and Bariatric Surgeon who has practiced in DFW since 2011. She has performed over 3000 general and bariatric procedures. Dr. Hodges received her medical degree from Texas A&M University Health Science Center and completed her general surgery residency at Baylor University Medical Center. She is a member of the Texas Medical Association, American Medical Association, Dallas County Medical Society and Society of Baylor Surgeons.
Collins Hodges, PsyD
Dr. Hodges attended Southern Methodist University on a full academic scholarship. He earned both a master’s degree and doctorate in clinical psychology. While at SMU, Dr. Hodges distinguished himself as a research scholar and contributed to a number of articles and national presentations on the subject of cognitive vulnerability to depression. Dr. Hodges later joined the teaching staff at Baylor College of Medicine to explore the neuropsychiatric correlates of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Dr. Hodges and his research team were nationally recognized for their scientific contributions to the field of pediatric neuroscience.
Stephen Keller, RNFA
Stephen Keller has been registered nurse for over 20+ years and has been working in the field of bariatrics for over 15 years. He is a Registered Nurse / First Assist and first worked with Dr. Hodges while she was a resident at Baylor University Medical Center. After her residency, they continued to work together in a private surgical practice. In 2016, Stephen joined Dr. Hodges in her own private clinic.
Stephen is an invaluable member of Dr. Hodges’ team. Not only does he assist on every case but he see patients in her clinic as well. He likes to joke with patients and always introduces himself as “Fabio”! Dr. Hodges doesn’t know what she would do without him.
Danielle Houston, RDN, LD
Danielle has been practicing as a Registered Dietitian since 2015. She received her BS undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona in 2008 and completed her dietetic internship at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas in 2015. She is licensed to practice by the state of Texas. Danielle found her passion to be working with bariatric patients when she was hired at her first hospital in 2015 and given the task of educating preoperative bariatric patients. Since that time, she has expanded into managing bariatric programs and offices, while still providing patients with high quality care as a Registered Dietitian. In her free time, Danielle enjoys spending time with her son and husband, and also racing her cars at the drag strip!