Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery


M.D. from Wake Forest University
Clinical Fellowship at Duke University Medical Center
Advanced Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery
Residency at Texas A&M University Health Science Center
General Surgery
B.S. from St. Andrews Presbyterian College

Dr. Holder Haynes specializes in bariatric and minimally invasive general surgery. She can provide surgical weight loss solutions including gastric sleeve, Lap-band, gastric bypass, and Nissen fundoplication procedures. Dr. Holder-Haynes also provides general laparoscopic surgical procedures such as colectomy and hernia repair. She joined the BCM faculty in 2011 and currently serves as Director of the General Surgery Clinical Clerkship.

Dr. Holder-Haynes has a special interest in medically underserved populations and serves as a mentor for programs in the Office of Diversity and Community Outreach. Her research interests include adult and pediatric obesity.

Selected Publications