Dr. Wallace recently returned to the Medical School after 37 years in private practice in the Texas Medical Center. He attended medical school at the University of Kentucky and completed his surgical residency at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Wallace is Board Certified. He is a member of numerous medical and surgical societies including, American College of Surgeons, Texas Surgical Society, Houston Surgical Society( past president), Texas Gulf Coast Gi Society (Past President), MD Anderson Associated (Founding Member) and TMA and Harris County Medical Society. He has been named the “Best Doctors in America” several times and Texas Monthlys Super Docs every year for the last 12 years. Dr. Wallace is married with four children and four grandchildren


BS,Biology, Tulane University, 1969
MD, University of Kentucky Medical School, 1973
UTHealth McGovern Medical School, 1973-1974
General Surgery, UTHealth McGovern Medical School, 1974-1978

Areas of Interest

Clinical Interests

Open and Minimally Invasive GI and Hernia Surgery, Breast Surgery, Cancer Surgery