Dr. Williams is fellowship trained in general and minimally invasive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. He obtained his medical degree from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, and completed his residency in General Surgery and his fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX. Dr. Williams is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
Dr. William’s practice is located on the campus of Methodist Richardson Medical Center.
Trisha Allen, PA, assists Dan Meyer, MD, at Methodist Heart and Lung. Trisha completed her graduate training at Massachusetts School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and has special interest in cardiothoracic surgery.
Jacob Vintinner, PA, assists Derek Williams, MD, at Methodist Heart and Lung. Jacob completed his graduate training at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and has special interest in cardiothoracic surgery.