Dr. Hafford specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery. She attended the Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and earned her Doctor of Medicine. From there, she conducted her General Surgery residency at UT Southwestern Medical Center before attending the Methodist Hospital in Houston, TX, for a Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery fellowship.
Dr. Hafford is a member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons, the Association of Women Surgeons and the American Medical Association.
She has also received the Karl Storz IRCAD Fellow Award, a national award given annually, that allowed Dr. Hafford to study in Strasbourg, France, as well as learn advanced endoscopic techniques.
On top of being an accomplished surgeon, Dr. Hafford has published a number of articles and presented at prestigious events. She speaks both English and French fluently. She looks forward to helping patients achieve better health.
Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
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As of Oct 22, 2018, Melanie Lynette Hafford, MD has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.