Welcome to WLS Surgical Associates, P.A.

In memory of Dr. Joseph Allen Kuhn, M.D.

Dr. Kuhn passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014. He was a beloved surgeon, friend, father, husband, son, and brother who will be dearly missed by many.

Funeral services will be held at 2pm on Monday, July 28 2014 at St. Monica Catholic Church, 9933 Midway Rd, Dallas, TX 75220.

Dr. Kuhn’s online memorial can be found here: http://bit.ly/joekuhn

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Dr. Kuhn’s honor to the Mary Crowley Cancer Research Centers (1700 Pacific Avenue, Suite 1100 Dallas, Texas 75201 “In Honor of Joseph Allen Kuhn, M.D.”) or online at www.marycrowley.org.

WLS Surgical Associates recognized as Center of Excellence by ASMBS and operates at facilities that have been awarded the Blue Distinction Designation by Blue Cross Blue Shield.


Welcome and thank you for visiting WLS Surgical Associates P.A.  Our Dallas, Texas based practice is nationally recognized and committed to the safest possible surgery combined with the latest research and cutting edge technology.  We are extremely proud of numerous prestigious awards:

  • Top Doctor in America (Castle Connoly) – 2005-2012
  • Top Cancer Surgeon in America 2006-2012
  • Top Doctor in Texas (Texas Monthly) – 2004-2012
  • Top Doctor in Dallas (D Magazine) – 2004-2012
  • Top Compassionate Surgeon (top 3%)

At WLS Surgical Associates we are dedicated to the care of patients with a wide variety of medical problems.  The emphasis on care includes a genuine concern for the welfare and comfort of every person.