Allison Arnett, NP
Ms. Arnett joins BMI of Texas with 13 years experience as a Nurse Practitioner and 12 years experience in the field of Bariatric Surgery. She has provided direct patient care for thousands of bariatric patients during her career and is passionate about quality patient care. She has most recently worked as Director of Perioperative Services for True Results and lead the actualization of the out-patient Sleeve Gastrectomy program in multiple site locations. She previously provided direct patient care for bariatric patients at Forest Park Medical Center and became the Bariatric Regional Coordinator. She has been in the Bariatric Coordinator role for 3 programs during attainment of ASMBS Center of Excellence designation.
She has also been the Bariatric Program Coordinator for Baylor University Medical Center. She has extensive experience in program development, management and over site, staff development/education. She has experience with care of gastric banded patients, gastric sleeve (both in-patient and ambulatory surgery center), gastric bypass, duodenal switch and revisional bariatric patients. She is board certified Family Nurse Practitioner through ANCC, Certified 1st Assistant to the Surgeon from UCLA and a Certified Bariatric Nurse