Lena Perger, MD

Pediatric Surgeon
Baylor Scott & White Health

Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery

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

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

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    August 1, 2011

  • 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
  • Pediatric Surgery elective residency year, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2006-2007

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

    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



    McLane Children's Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    1901 SW HK Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502