Dr. Robert Lenington strives to bring quality care to every patient attending his practice. Raised in the Dallas area, Dr. Lenington decided to attend Texas Tech University. Excelling as a student during his undergraduate studies, Dr. Lenington earned his bachelors of science degree in the field of Biochemistry. Once that was completed, he made the decision to continue on the path toward a career as a medical doctor.
Earning his medical degree while studying at Houston's University of Texas Health Science Center, Dr. Lenington completed his formal education before moving on to his residency. His first stop was serving his surgical internship with the staff of the University of Tulsa at Oklahoma. In an effort to expand his professional experience and understanding, Dr. Lenington applied and was accepted to complete his residency program at Florida's Orlando Regional Medical Center. While there, Dr. Lenington continued to excel, being selected as the chief resident of the surgery department.
Dr. Lenington's commitment to his patients started all those years ago while completing his studies and residencies. Since being selected chief resident during his residency program, Dr. Lenington has continued maintaining his place on the cutting edge of his field. The broad experience gained during his time as a student and a resident in diverse medical facilities in differing national regions gave him the expertise necessary to confidently meet a patient's immediate and long term needs. He continues holding an active membership as an associate fellow with the American College of Surgeons. His extensive training as a surgeon also led Dr. Lenington to become Board Certified with the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Lenington's specialties in the areas of laparoscopic surgery and endoscopy give his patients a quality of care that is difficult to match.
Since becoming a certified physician by the Texas Medical Board in 2008 Dr. Lenington has continued striving to provide the top care possible to his patients. Dr. Lenington made the decision to locate his private practice Lone Star Surgery in both Sulphur Springs & Rockwall, Texas in an attempt to improve the medical care and services available to local residents.
Through concerted effort and long term planning, Dr. Lenington built a practice that is an asset to East Texas and the local community of Sulphur Springs. His practice continued growing due to positive practices such as only employing top notch professionals with the experience and knowledge necessary for success in the medical field. Putting family and personal relationships first is what allowed Dr. Lenington to build a strong, vibrant practice. Staying ahead of modern procedures and technology is what allows Dr. Lenington to leave his patients with the peace of mind they deserve.