November 12, 2007 at 10:49 PM CST - Updated July 3 at 5:35 PM
Meet the team that will be working on you and your LAP-BAND procedure.
Job Owen Buschman, M.D.
Universities Attended Grace Bible Institute, 1973 - 1975 Texas Tech University, Bachelor of Science, 1975 - 1978 Texas Tech University School of Medicine, 1978 - 1982, Doctor of Medicine
Internship Texas Tech University Health Science Center and Affiliated Hospitals, 1982 - 1983
General Surgery Residency Texas Tech University Health Science Center and Affiliated Hospitals, 1983 - 1987
Past Appointments Chief Resident in Surgery, Texas Tech University, July 1986 - June 1987 Chairman of Department of Surgery, St. Mary of the Plains Hospital, 1992 - 1993 President of Medical Arts Clinic Group, 1991 Department of Surgery Clinical Instructor, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, 1978 - 1999 Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery Texas Tech University Health Science Center 1999 Chairman of Department of Surgery Covenant Health System 1998 Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery Texas Tech University Health Science Center 2000 Surgery Section Chairman, Covenant Health System, 1999 - 2001 Surgery Department Chairman, Covenant Health System, 2002 - present
Board Certification Board Certified by American Board of Surgery, 05/1994 - 07/2014 Membership in Societies Lubbock, Crosby, Garza County Medical Society Texas Medical Association
Karen coordinates and facilitates new patients into the LAP BAND program. If you have a question about LAP BAND, call Karen Dean at 806 788-8526.
Cynthia provides support for pre-certification and pre-determination of your LAP BAND procedure. Cynthia works to get your procedure covered by your insurance carrier when possible.
Noell serves as the surgery scheduler for your LAP BAND procedure. She will work with you on a mutually beneficial date and time for your procedure.