·        Actual weight loss may vary

·        As patients and procedures vary so will results

METROPOLITAN HOUSTON SURGERY ASSOCIATES, PLLC's mission is to provide personalized, high-quality care on an as-needed or preventative basis.  We have created a practice that we believe in and choose for our own family members.


We are a full-service family practice of dedicated, experienced physicians who believe in working with our patients to maintain and improve their health. We work together to serve your entire family for all of your medical needs in all stages of life. Our physicians believe in providing comprehensive health care services to our patients in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. We also believe in educating our patients as we work with them to achieve the best physical state possible. 


Each physician is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and comes to our practice with years of experience in their area of specialty.  Our board-certified nurse practitioners always consult with the attending physician prior to working with each patient in order to provide informed, consistent care at all times.


To schedule an appointment, please call: 713-659-1728


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PAUL J. JAMES, M.D., F.A.C.S., received his undergraduate degree from Texas Southern University, and later attended Meharry Medical College of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee where he received his Doctorate of Medicine. He then completed his General Surgery Residency at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, Texas. Dr. Paul J. James is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of numerous professional organizations such as American Medical Association, Texas Medical Foundation, and Houston Medical Forum.

Dr. Paul J. James has received various awards and honors including graduating Cum Laude from Texas Southern University, where from 1977-1980 he achieved the Dean's List.


He also went on to be recognized in the Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities, received the Senior Medical Class Outstanding Leadership Award, General Surgery Resident of the Year, and General Surgery Residency Faculty of the Year just to name a few.


Recently, he was honored to be recognized as one of HOUSTON'S TOP DOCTORS by H Texas Magazine and AMERICAS TOP SURGEONS by Consumers' Research Council of America.


RECENT APPOINTMENTS HELD:
Chief of Staff-  2010-2013 Term, St. Joseph Medical Center
Trauma Medical Director- St. Joseph Medical Center
Advanced Wound Care Medical Director- St. Joseph Medical Center
Performance Improvement Committee Chair-St. Joseph Medical Center



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Metropolitan Houston Surgery Associates, PLLC