Meet Dr. Keli McCalman
Keli J. McCalman, DO, FACOS
Dr. Keli McCalman, a native Texan, is a surgeon with a specialty in Bariatric surgery and is currently practicing in Frisco and McKinney, Texas. As a Fort Worth girl, she attended medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency at the Botsford Hospital in Michigan. She then became fellowship-trained at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center in Baton Rouge to show her dedication to gaining the highest level of education in Minimally-invasive Bariatric Surgery. She is also a board-certified General Surgeon in the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery. Dr. McCalman has lived in McKinney since 2017 with her husband, children, and rescue dog. They are active in their Church and community and love their town!
Dr. McCalman takes pride in going over the top when it comes to patient care and she treats every patient like family. Patients of Dr. McCalman can expect their experience to be amazing, from initial visit through post op appointments and beyond.
Why I Became a Bariatric Physician
I love what I get to do every day! I love my patients’ stories and that I get to help them have a fresh start. People bring their dreams to me every day and I get to help them become a reality. It’s Inspiring!
“What are your goals, what would you like to see a change in your life when you lose the weight?”
This is how I start a consultation, and the answer is always different. Some want to be off of medications or be pain-free, some want to walk a 5K or run a marathon, some want more quality time, or to be more active in life and with their families. The one-year anniversary is always my favorite because we get to talk about their progress and what they are doing now. In the end, we have all been inspired by each other.