Richard Eller, M.D. in Dallas, TX

Meet Dr. Richard Eller

Board-certified general surgeon Dr. Richard Eller at Vital Aesthetics in Dallas, TX is a specialist in the fields of bariatric medicine and minimally invasive surgery. He is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, which is the national medical society for doctors who provide medical weight loss treatment without surgery. Dr. Eller is also board-eligible for bariatric medicine. He has a passion for helping patients attain optimal health status in a therapeutic MedSpa environment.

Education And training

Dr. Eller is a Plano, TX native and graduate of Plano Senior High School. He earned his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Baylor University. He subsequently journeyed to Texas A&M University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in basic medical science, a master’s degree in biochemistry, and a medical degree from their College of Medicine. Dr. Eller completed a five-year residency in general surgery at St. Paul Medical Center in Dallas, TX and concluded his surgical training in Nashville, TN as Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s first advanced laparoscopic general surgery fellow. He returned to Plano, TX in 1996 where he established his private surgical practice. Throughout his career, Dr. Eller maintains a vigorous continuing education schedule and strives to provide the most up-to-date treatment options available to his patients.


Dr. Eller approaches every patient on a very personal level. He makes an effort to get to know each patient and his or her medical needs. By developing this type of personal relationship, Dr. Eller feels that he is able to help patients achieve their personal aesthetic goals and maintain lasting results.


"I have been seeing Dr. Eller for several years. He listens to my concerns and is super professional. I love the whole team. The ladies at the front desk are the best!! I highly recommend Vital Wellness!"



"It has been great going to see Dr Eller and his team. He is very thorough and was able to tell me what I thought was wrong for a while and he took the time to explain it to me. Kristen and Lisa are always so friendly when I go in. They make it a great experience every time. And Dr Eller helps me to adjust my diet if needed to and understands that it takes work to lose weight. I will keep going there as long as I can for the encouragement and friendly people."



"Dr Eller is great"



"Great staff. Easy to schedule appointments and very happy with outcomes. Dr Eller has been treating me for over 5 years. Wouldn’t recommend anyone else."



"Dr.Eller is a truly talented physician that has amazing bedside manner. He really listens to his patients and makes the best possible plan to help them achieve their goals! If you are on the fence about how you can achieve the shape you want see Dr. Eller first and his fantastic staff!!"



*Individual results are not guaranteed and may vary from person to person. Images may contain models.