Meet Dr. Bridget Holden
Dr. Bridget Holden believes that bariatric surgery gives hope and promise to those who suffer from obesity. Her philosophy of care and commitment to helping patients live a happier, healthier lifestyle fits right in with Kim Bariatric Institute’s dedication to comprehensive, high-quality care and successful results. Dr. Holden performs a variety weight loss surgery treatments, and is skilled with some of the most advanced techniques available.
An experienced general surgeon, Dr. Holden completed her general surgery residency at Baylor University Medical Center Dallas. Dr. Holden also completed her internship and chief surgical residency at Baylor. During her time there, Dr. Holden learned a great deal about both general and bariatric surgery procedures, and later practiced as a general surgeon for six years before joining us here at Kim Bariatric Institute.
Dr. Holden has logged thousands of hours in the operating room with Dr. David D. Kim, the founder and Medical Director of our practice, and has personally performed more than 1,000 surgeries. She has used her time with Dr. Kim to great advantage, honing her techniques and working to duplicate the approach he has developed over many years of practicing bariatric surgery, including procedures such as the Kim Inverted Gastric Sleeve. Under Dr. Kim’s meticulous direction, training, and supervision, Dr. Holden has shown herself to be a skilled practitioner and valued member of the KBI bariatric surgery team.
Dr. David Kim said of Dr. Holden…”Bridget Holden, MD is a valuable bariatric surgeon to our Institute because she has excellent surgical technique, and she cares for patients through compassion and dedication.”
- Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery
- Fellow – American College of Surgeons
- Texas Medical Association
- Association of Women Surgeons
- Dallas County Medical Society
- Society of Baylor Surgeons
- General Surgery Residency – Baylor University Medical Center, 2001-2005
- General Surgery Internship – Baylor University Medical Center, 2000-2001
- M.D. – The University of Texas Medical Branch – 1996 – 2000
- B.A. with Honors – The University of Texas-Austin – 1992-1995
Dr. Holden offers a variety of procedures. They include:
- LAP-BAND® System Surgery
- Gastric Sleeve Surgery
- Gastric Bypass Surgery
- Gallbladder Surgery
- Hernia Surgery
Dr. Holden will be happy to meet with you for an initial consultation and evaluation. She can talk with you about your condition, discuss treatment options that can be beneficial to you, and answer any questions you may have.
Contact the Kim Bariatric Institute
If you would like more information, or to book a surgical consultation with Dr. Holden, please contact The Kim Bariatric Institute today.