Dr. Alexandra Dresel is a board-certified general surgeon and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Her boutique-style practice enables her and her staff to devote ample time to patients, providing them and their families with detailed explanations of surgical options.
Patients often request Dr. Dresel as their surgical specialist, and primary care physicians refer their patients to her, confident in the quality of care they’ll receive. Her special interests include thyroid and parathyroid surgery. Dr. Dresel is one of the highest volume thyroid and parathyroid surgeons in Dallas. Whenever possible, she uses minimally invasive techniques for the removal of thyroid and parathyroid glands. She also performs hernia surgery, gallbladder removal, removal of skin and soft tissue tumors and skin cancer removal.
Alexandra Dresel, M.D. FACS, is both accomplished and talented. She has been in practice at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas since 2003. She is very approachable and friendly and her office staff is, too. Patients in need of surgery will be pleased with their experience, both in the office and in the operating room.
Dr. Dresel received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Berkeley. She was on the Dean’s list for three of her four years there. She earned her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin Medical School in Madison. She completed her Internship and Residency in General Surgery at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. Her honors include: Intern of the year, Five Star Spirit Award for Excellence in Patient Care and Outstanding Resident Research Award. She has published in several medical journals.
Dr. Dresel is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the Association of Women Surgeons. She is the vice president of the Society of Baylor Surgeons, a member of the board of the Dallas Society of General Surgeons, and serves on the surgical advisory committee for Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas.
Dr. Dresel was voted by her peers as one of D Magazine’s top doctors in each of the years 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014.
Dr. Dresel is fluent in Spanish.
Some Surgical Procedures Performed by Dr. Dresel:
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