SWAT Physicians

Caleb R. Sallee, M.D.

Caleb R. Sallee, M.D.

Dr. Sallee is board certified by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery. In a very short time in his surgical career, Dr. Sallee has been described as a leader and very hard working surgeon. He has also received various awards for his excellent patient care & communication. He enjoys all of general surgery, but has a particular passion for laparoscopic procedures and was the first resident from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center to complete his residency with a special certificate to perform Robotic Assisted Surgery.

Dr. Sallee moved to Lubbock in 2001 to finish his undergraduate career at Texas Tech University. He then stayed in Lubbock to receive his medical doctorate degree and complete his general surgery internship and residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. He has a great love for Lubbock and west Texas deciding to stay here for the continuation of his surgical career after residency.

He prides himself on being a hard working surgeon and having great compassion for his patients. He attributes his hard working attitude to his being raised in a farming, ranching, and oil field family. With his wife, who was raised in Midland, they are proud to call Lubbock home where they enjoy raising their daughter. He also enjoys all types of outdoor activities, including golf, hunting, and Texas Tech Athletics.

Most Common Procedures:

  • Laparoscopic Procedures
  • Robotic Assisted Surgery
  • more

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Caleb R. Sallee, M.D. - CV