Dr. Jayaseelan grew up in Lubbock, Texas and received his bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas Tech University. After a short career as a systems engineer, he went to medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, where he obtained Honors in Surgical Research for a study on shock under Dr. Tom Shires.
Dr. Jay completed his General Surgery Residency at Oregon Health Sciences University. He was trained by Dr. Don Trunkey (world-famous trauma surgeon), Dr. Lee Swanstrom (President of SAGES, a laproscopic society), and Dr. John Porter (editor of the Yearbook of Vascular Surgery).
Once of the most experienced LAP-BAND surgeons in the nation, Dr. Nirmal Jayaseelan has performed more than 5,000 weight loss operations. Based at Medical City Dallas for the past 10 years, his practice has every resource to care for the most complex bariatric patient. Dr. Jay readily accepts complex bariatric consults from all over the world, including Mexico, Nigeria, and Barbados. He is long established in bariatrics and has been voted best bariatric surgeon in Dallas every year since the inception of the category in D Magazine.
He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the Texas Medical Association and Dallas County Medical Society. He is also a member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgeons.
Dallas Bariatric Center has helped more than 5,000 patients achieve the weight loss results they have always wanted. Our highly skilled staff has performed thousands of laparoscopic procedures, and they are passionate about the long-term follow-up care of our patients.
At Dallas Bariatric Center, we make your entire weight loss experience - from consultation to recovery - as easy as possible.