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Best Bariatric Surgeons in Massachusetts

Best Bariatric Surgeons in Massachusetts

Below are the best bariatric surgeons serving the greater Massachusetts. Find the best bariatric surgeons in Massachusetts.

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Dr. Hany Takla

Dr. Takla has a major interest in the surgical treatment of obesity as well as applying new technology including robotic surgery in the treatment of his patients. He believes in providing quality care, surgical excellence and individualized attention to every patient.

Dr. Takla earned his medical degree from Cairo University in Egypt in 2003 . He is a fully trained general surgeon in Egypt. He also completed his General Surgery residency training at University of Massachusetts in 2014. 1 781-729-2020

Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, Revisional Surgeries, Gastric Band

Dr. Rebecca C. Shore

Dr. Rebecca C. Shore, MD, FACS was born and raised in Massachusetts, where she also completed all of her medical training. She has a strong interest in women’s health, including both breast health and metabolic disease.

“Dr. Rebecca C. Shore did her Medical School from University of Massachusetts and her Medical School and residency from Surgery UMass Medical Center Worcester, MA” 1 978 995-3292

Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass,

Dr. Roy Shen

“Dr. Roy Shen MD, FACS, is serving as the current Trauma Medical Director since 2010 for Lowell General Hospital and was previously the Chief of Surgery (from 2007-2009 and 2015-2017). ”

Dr. Shen received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA in 1996. He completed his internship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, then finished his surgical training at the University of Illinois at the Metropolitan Group Hospital in Chicago, IL. 1 978-995-3292

Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve

Douglas Corey Campbell, MD, FACS

Dr. Douglas Corey Campbell

Dr. Douglas Corey Campbell, MD, FACS, is originally from Alabama and moved to Massachusetts in 2016. Dr. Campbell has a special interest in bariatric surgery, hiatal and paraoesophageal hernia repair, and advanced laparoscopy.

Dr. Douglas Corey Campbell completed his undergraduate education at Princeton University and went on to obtain his medical degree from University of Alabama school of medicine in 2008. 1 978 995-3292

Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve

David Lin, MD // Heywood Hospital

Dr. David Lin

Dr. David Lin, MD, FACS, MEng, is board certified in both General Surgery and Colon and Rectal Surgery. He has advanced training in laparoscopic colon resection for colon cancer/malignancies as well as benign diseases.

Dr. Lin received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA in 2006. He completed his internship and residency at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA, in 2011. 1 978 995-3292

Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve

Caitlin Polistena, MD

Dr. Caitlin Polistena

Dr. Caitlin Polistena, MD, is the newest member of the PSSL team. She has a strong interest in weight loss surgery, hernia surgery, and surgery for the treatment of acid reflux. She has advanced training in laparoscopic weight loss surgery.

Dr. Polistena received her undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College in 2007 and her medical degree from New York Medical College in 2014. She completed surgical residency at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY in 2019 and went on to complete a minimally invasive and bariatric surgery fellowship at Cleveland Clinic Florida. 1 978-946-8450

Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve

Dr. Laura Doyon

Dr. Laura Doyon, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Concord, MA. She is affiliated with Emerson Hospital.

Dr. Laura M. Doyon is a general surgeon in Concord, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Emerson Hospital. She received her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice between 6-10 years. 1 978 995-3292

Gastric Bypass Surgery, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Banding, Revisional Bariatric Surgery

Dr. Andras Sandor, MD, General Surgery Specialist - Stoneham, MA | Sharecare

Dr. Andras Sandor

Dr. Andras Sandor, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Stoneham, MA and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field.

Dr. Andras Sandor is graduated from Semmelweis Orvostudomanyi Egyetem (Sote) medical school in 1992. He is affiliated with medical facilities MelroseWakefield Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford. 1 781-418-1900

laparoscopic Roux-Y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and adjustable gastric banding

Souheil Adra, MD FACS ABOM - Director of obesity medicine - Beth Israel  Deaconess Hospital - Milton | LinkedIn

Dr. Souheil W. Adra

Dr. Souheil Adra, MD, is a surgeon at BID Hospital Milton. He serves as the Chief of Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians (HMFP) Surgery at BID Hospital Milton. He is also the director of the bariatric and metabolic surgery program at BID Hospital Milton.

Dr. Souheil W. Adra is a member of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), American Medical Association (AMA), the Massachusetts Medical Society (MMA), Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), 1 617-313-1440

Sleeve Gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Revisional Surgeries


Best Bariatric Surgeons in Massachusetts

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is bariatric surgery?

Bariatric surgery is the act of medically altering the digestive system in order to help patients with weight loss.

Why get bariatric surgery?

Bariatric surgery can be a great tool for individuals who suffer from weight-related health issues such as diabetes, morbid obesity, or hypertension.

Is bariatric surgery safe? 

While generally considered a safe procedure, bariatric surgery, as with any medical procedure, has certain risks associated with it. These risks include bleeding, infections, and blood clots.