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Welcome ToLugo Surgical Group

I recognize the importance of a client-centered medical experience, which inspires me to create strong and long-lasting bonds with each of my patients. It’s a privilege to serve the community of The woodlands by providing quality surgical care through sound advice and responsible diagnoses and procedures. We provide the latest most effective techniques.

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We believe in educating our patients and offer various resources and educational videos for a better healthcare experience

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Dr. Lugo offers expertise in the care of a wide range of conditions and has refined his clinical and surgical skills in the following areas

Rafael A Lugo, MD., DABS

MeetRafael A Lugo, MD., DABS

Diplomate, The American Board of Surgery

A passion for helping others led Dr. Rafael A Lugo down the path of Medicine into a career that allows him to provide his patients with high-quality healthcare. As a professional Surgeon since 1998, Dr Lugo brings a holistic approach to medicine in order to find comfortable and effective solutions for everyone.

What OurPatients Are Saying
  • Dr Lugo repaired my abdominal hernia. This hernia had been bothering me for several years. Dr Lugo told me exactly what he would do. I had been afraid to have this surgery until I met Dr.Lugo Since having the hernia repair I feel SO much better and I no long have the big pouch sticking out in front....
    ~ James Hall ~
  • Dr. Lugo was very informative and I appreciate his care. Very personable. His practice is run by Dana, she is amazing and was super helpful. She went above and beyond to get a test scheduled for me that was needed asap. I was put on the schedule for surgery right away. I highly recommend Lugo Surgic...
    ~ Elena Maglitto ~
  • Dr. Rafael A. Lugo made me smile who fixed my Hernia issue (Right Inguinal Hernia). He strongly recommended the Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic with Mesh when I had in my mind to go over Open Surgery. On the follow up, Dr. Lugo has given me the full confident of doing my regular work. Yes. It worked ...
    ~ Balaji J ~
  • I recently had my thyroid removed as well as a colonoscopy by Dr. Lugo. Not only is he a skilled surgeon, but he explains everything about the procedure(s) during your consultation before surgery and takes the time to answer any question(s) you may have. He has done well handpicking his staff as the...
    ~ Terri Fortenberry ~
  • Excellent experience! Dr Lugo has done great job. He is very knowledgeable and skilled surgeon. Dana and Merylin has been very helpful. My most communications are with Dana. She has provided great customer service and timely response to all inquiries. I would definitely recommend Dr Lugo and his sta...
    ~ Mudassar Khan ~
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Gallbladder Surgery

Gallbladder surgery, also known as cholecystectomy, is a surgical procedure to remove your gallbladder. It is most commonly performed if you have gallstones in the gallbladder (cholelithiasis) associated with intense pain and inflammation.

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How Botox Therapy

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    Blood Sugar & You
    Jan 26

    Maintaining healthy blood sugar levels is essential for overall health and wellbeing.

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    Insulin resistance primer
    Dec 22, 2022

    Insulin sensitivity refers to how effectively cells in the body respond to insulin....

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    When is a hernia a problem?
    Aug 26, 2021

    A hernia is an opening in the abdominal wall either acquired or from birth.

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PlayDr. Lugo giving tips and reminders after gallbladder surgery
Daily dose of health by Dr. Lugo

Introduction to my podcast

Short introduction of who I am and what we intend to accomplish in this podcast


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Suite 275
The Woodlands, TX 77385

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