Shelton Viney, MD
Dr. Viney is one of the founding partners of Midland Surgical Associates and has cared for patients in West Texas for more than 30 years. He is on staff at Midland Memorial Hospital and has held numerous positions there, including Chairman of the Surgery Department, Surgery Section Chief, and President of the Medical Staff. As Chief of Staff, he spearheaded the Hospital’s transition to Electronic Medical Records.
Dr. Viney is also the Regional Dean of the Department of Surgery for the Permian Basin at the Texas School of Medicine, a position he has held since 2007. This position affords him the opportunity to teach surgical residents and medical students, preparing them to meet the demands of future growth in West Texas. Besides his position at Texas School of Medicine, Dr. Viney frequently presents his experience and research interests at a wide variety of local, state, and national venues.
Dr. Viney specializes in robotics, endovascular surgery, and surgical oncology, particularly minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures. He is currently the President-Elect of the Texas Surgical Society after having served as Secretary from 2007-2011, and he has been a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons since 1983. He is also a member of the Texas Medical Association, Texas Surgical Society, and Midland County Medical Society.
After receiving his undergraduate and medical degrees from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Dr. Viney completed his internship and residency at Scott and White Memorial Hospital and Clinic in Temple, where he trained in both General and Vascular Surgery. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgeons.