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Mark Glover is a central Texas native general surgeon with minimally invasive advanced training. He received his bachelor’s degree in Zoology from Texas Tech University and continued his medical doctorate at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas. He completed general surgery residency at the University of Tennessee in Memphis.

After residency, Dr. Glover pursued a minimally invasive fellowship in San Antonio with Texas Endosurgery Institute. There he learned advanced laparoscopic surgery techniques. He remained at Texas Endosurgery for the following year where he continued to teach advanced laparoscopy to surgical fellows.

Dr. Glover’s primary area of focus is to the field of hernia repair and anti reflux surgery. He is a member of the Americas Hernia Society. He was the first surgeon in Austin to participate in the Americas Hernia Society Quality Collaborative AHSQC, tracking hernia outcomes. He was the first in Austin to perform robotic eTEP and the first to use botox to aid in closure of massive hernias. He employs open, laparoscopic and robotic techniques in his repairs as well as experience in non-mesh, tissue repairs. He is well versed in revisional hiatal hernias, mesh removals, and component separations.


  • Medical Degree: Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, Lubbock (2009)
  • Residency: General Surgery, University of Tennessee, Memphis (2014)
  • Fellowship: Minimally Invasive Surgery, Texas Endosurgery Institute, San Antonio (2015)


  • American Board of Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Travis County Medical Society
  • Americas Hernia Society
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

Patient Reviews

  • As a physician myself, I’m pretty picky about who will provide care for my family members. Dr. Glover is not only skillful at his job, but he has the best bedside manner of any surgeon I have ever met or worked with. He takes his time with his patients, educates his patients, and puts families at ease. I will always refer patients in need of a general surgeon to him. He could not have taken better care of my mother!

    ~ Katie S ~

  • I was so impressed with Dr. Glover. He knew his information, didn’t rush my consult at all, really listened to me, discussed my choices clearly, and built a plan to perfectly fit my needs. He was patient, knowledgeable, and kind.

    ~ Orquidea B ~

  • Dr. Glover performed the first surgery I’ve ever had. I was extremely nervous and very scared to be put under. I must say Dr. Glover was very friendly yet professional. He helped calm my nerves. The surgery was a success. I would definitely recommend him. He’s a great doctor!

    ~ Shaun J ~

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