Lena Perger, MD

Pediatric Surgeon
Scott & White Healthcare

Specialties
Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery


Patient Care Emphasis
Anti-Reflux Surgery - Children, Congenital Adenoid Malformations, Congenital Intestinal Obstructions, Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair - Congenital, Hernia Surgery, Hirschsprung’s Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Laparoscopic Surgery, Necrotizing Enterocolitis, Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS), Thoracoscopic Surgery


Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Surgery

  • Scott & White Appointment
    August 1, 2011


    Education
  • University of Ljubljana, Ljubjana, Slovenia, MD, 1996-2003

  • Specialty Training
  • General Surgery Residency, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, 2004-2009
  • Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, 2009-2011

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Surgery


    Awards and Honors
  • IRCAD award, Best manuscript submitted by junior faculty, International Pediatric Endosurgery Group Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2012

  • Professional Memberships
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Pediatric Surgical Association
  • International Pediatric Endosurgery Group

  • Languages Spoken
    English, German


    Interests/Hobbies
    Horseback riding


    Locations


    McLane Children’s Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    1901 S.W. H.K. Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502
    254-724-5437

    Appointments