Welcome to our blog! Today, we're excited to introduce you to the dedicated team at C.A.R.E Surgery Clinic who are committed to supporting you on your weight loss journey. At C.A.R.E Surgery Clinic, we believe that successful weight loss goes beyond just the procedure – it's about the ongoing support and care you receive throughout your entire journey.

Meet Dr. Obos Ekhaese

Obonoruma (Obos) I. Ekhaese is a proud alumni of San Jacinto College South and The University of Houston. Dr. Ekhaese attended Western University of Health Sciences - Pomona, CA, and received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree in 2000.


In June of 2005, Dr. Ekhaese completed his residency at a Michigan State University affiliated hospital, Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital Medical Center, (now McLaren Oakland).

Dr Ekhaese was a staff surgeon at Sarah Bush Lincoln Medical Center, Mattoon Illinois for 3 years, serving a midwest college town community (Eastern Illinois University)

Seeking to specialize in advanced laparoscopic surgery and bariatric surgery, he completed his 1 year fellowship at University of Texas at Houston, Minimal Invasive Surgeons of Texas, (MIST at HCA Houston Northwest Medical Center) in June 2009.

Dr. Ekhaese joined the staff at John Sealy Hospital Galveston in July 2009 and was part of a highly successful Center of Excellence Bariatric program, Center of Obesity and Metabolic Surgery;  while being Faculty, Assistant Professor, at The University of Texas Medical Branch. He held the same position at The University of Texas Health at Houston from February 2017 till August 2019, while serving in the role of Regional Residency Director and Assistant director of their burgeoning Academic Global Surgery Program

Our Approach to Care:

At C.A.R.E Surgery Clinic, we take a comprehensive approach to weight loss that focuses on the physical, emotional, and behavioral aspects of weight management. Our team works together to provide personalized care that addresses each patient's unique needs and challenges.


The team at C.A.R.E Surgery Clinic is here to support you every step of the way on your weight loss journey. From our experienced bariatric surgeon to our dedicated support staff, we are committed to helping you achieve your weight loss goals and live a healthier, happier life.

We hope this introduction to our team has been helpful. If you have any questions or would like to learn more about our services, please don't hesitate to contact us.