Our Surgeons

Morris E. Franklin Jr, MD, FACS

Dr. Morris Franklin Jr, MD, FACS
Director of the Texas Endosurgery Institute, Dr. Franklin is one of the pioneers in the field of laparoscopic surgery, particularly in laparoscopic colorectal surgery. Dr. Franklin is the author of numerous scientific articles and book chapters, and invited lecturer in surgical conferences around the world. He is a member of numerous scientific societies, such as SAGES (Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons), SLS (Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons), Southwestern Surgical Congress (SWSC). He is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and has trained many surgeons worldwide in laparoscopic surgery


Jeffrey L. Glass, MD, FACS

A University of Texas in San Antonio Medical School Graduate, Dr. Glass completed his General Surgery training at Texas A&M University college of Medicine and fellowship in laparoscopic surgery at the Texas Endosurgery Institute. A Board Certified surgeon since 1996, Dr. Glass has been in partnership with Dr. Franklin for 19 years, and is also involved in training and education.


Mark Glover, M.D.

Dr. Mark Glover completed his undergraduate and medical degree at Texas Tech University and Health Science Center prior to performing general surgery residency at the University of Tennessee in Memphis. After residency he came back to Texas to pursue a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery with the Texas Endosurgery Institute. Upon completion of his fellowship, he continued to stay with TEI as faculty where he teaches other fellows advanced laparoscopic techniques. He is an active contributor to the American Hernia Society's Quality Collaborative as well as member of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and  Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons.

Published on  January 6th, 2016