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Best Bariatric Surgeons in New York

Best Bariatric Surgeons in New York City

Below are the best bariatric surgeons serving the greater New York City. Find the best bariatric surgeons in New York City.

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Dr. Daniel M. Herron

Dr. Daniel Herron is a general surgeon in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, Mount Sinai West, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, and Mount Sinai Morningside.

Dr. Daniel M. Herron received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice 25 years. 1 631-351-3700

Bariatric/Obesity Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass, Lap Band Surgery

Dr. Brian P. Jacob

Dr. Brian P. Jacob is an American Board Certified minimally invasive general and bariatric surgeon. He operates at Mount Sinai Medical Center and at Midtown Surgery Center in New York City.

Dr. Brian P. Jacob did his medical school from Wayne State University School of Medicine, 1998 and Surgical Residency from Mount Sinai Medical Center, NYC, 2003. 1 212-879-6677

Lap band, sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass

Dr. Marina S. Kurian

Dr. Marina Kurian, MD has dedicated a significant part of her professional life to the treatment of obesity and making surgery less painful with minimally invasive techniques.

Dr. Kurian has educated other surgeons in New York City and throughout the country, and has published numerous articles on minimally invasive surgery 1 917-261-2061

Gastric bypass, gastric sleeve, LAP-BAND® Adjustable Gastric Band, biliopancreatic diversion and revisional procedures

Shawn Garber, MD,FACS,FASMBS: Bariatric Surgery | NewYork-Presbyterian  Doctor in Roslyn Heights, NY

Dr. Shawn Garber

Dr. Garber is the Founder and Director of the New York Bariatric Group as well as the Chief of Bariatric Surgery for the entire Catholic Health System.

Dr. Shawn Garber went on to complete one of the first advanced laparoscopic surgery fellowships in the country at the The George Washington University Medical Center with world famous laparoscopic surgeon Dr. Jonathan Sackier. 1 516-616-5500

Gastric Bypass, Gastric Balloon

Dr. Collin Brathwaite

Dr. Collin Brathwaite is the Chairman of Surgery and the Chief of the Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery and Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program at NYU Langone Hospital—Long Island on Long Island New York.

Dr. Collin Brathwaite is graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as NYU Langone Health Tisch Hospital and NYU Langone Health Tisch Hospital. 1 516 663-1430

Gastric Banding, Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Gastrectomy

Dr. Stephen S. Carryl

Dr. Stephen Carryl, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field.His specialties include General Surgery, Other Specialty.

Dr. Stephen S. Carryl is graduated from Loma Linda School of Medicine medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. 1 718-250-6920

Laparoscopic Surgery, Gastric Sleeve

Dr. Paul Thodiyil

Dr. Thodiyil is Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program at Mount Sinai Beth Israel and offers a comprehensive range of services for weight loss surgery, including revision surgery.

Dr. Thodiyil is Board Certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery and the Intercollegiate Board of the Royal College of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland. He has fellowship training in advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgery from the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio. 1 718 836-4258

Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Band

Dr. Mitchell S. Roslin

Dr. Roslin is frequently asked by private bariatric practices all over the country to teach established surgeons new techniques and procedures. Recently, Dr. Roslin has served as invited faculty and given talks in Israel, Mexico, and Europe.

Dr. Roslin graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania and earned his MD degree from New York University in 1987. 1 212-434-3285

Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve, Adjustable Gastric Banding (Lap-Band), Duodenal Switch,

Dr. Subhash Kini, MD - Bariatric Surgery Specialist in New York, NY |  Healthgrades

Dr. Subhash Kini

Dr. Kini is the Director of the Institute of Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital. He is an Associate Professor of Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Dr. Kini is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He also serves on the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Resident Committee and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Research Committee. 1 820 253-1433

Gastric Band, Laparoscopic Surgery,

Eric A. Sommer - New York Bariatric Group

Dr. Eric Sommer

Dr. Eric Sommer, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Cortlandt Manor, NY. Dr. Sommer is board certified in General Surgery.

Dr. Sommer completed a residency at Boston University Medical Center. He currently practices at New York Bariatric Group and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital. 1 516-616-5500

Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass

Dr. Piotr J. Gorecki

Dr. Piotr Gorecki was the first surgeon in the Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island area to introduce laparoscopic surgery and minimally invasive techniques to obesity surgery.

Dr. Piotr J. Gorecki is graduated from Nicolas Copernicus Acad Med medical school in 1991. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. 1 718-780-3288

Gastric Bypass, Gastrointestinal Surgery, and Laparoscopic Surgery.

Long Island, NY Weight Loss Surgeon | Ghaith Khair, MD

Dr. Ghaith Khair

Dr. Khair joined Long Island Laparoscopic Doctors in November 2019 coming from St Agnes Hospital in Baltimore where he completed a fellowship in Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery in one of the busiest programs in the state of Maryland.

Dr. Khair earned his medical degree in 1998 from The University of Jordan, and then pursued a career in general surgery in the United Kingdom where he completed three years of surgical training, during which he obtained the membership of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. 1 844-833-2977

Gastric Bypass, Revision/Conversion of Prior Procedure, Gastric Sleeve

Dr. Scott J. Belsley

Dr. Belsley has pioneered new surgical techniques and applications for robotic surgery. He routinely collaborates with oncological surgeons to expand the use of minimally invasive robotic surgery.

Dr. Scott Belsley completed concurrent fellowships in robotic surgery as well as advanced laparoscopy and bariatric surgery. He has continued to practice at these same hospitals appreciating their evolution into Mt. Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West. 1 212-523-8041

Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve,


Best Bariatric Surgeons in New York

Frequently Asked Questions:

Is bariatric surgery expensive? 

While bariatric surgery can be expensive, the specific price will vary depending on a number of factors such as insurance coverage and the specific procedure in question.

Will insurance cover bariatric surgery?

While many insurance providers will offer some sort of coverage for weight loss surgery, this will depend on your specific provider.

Is bariatric surgery painful? 

Due to the use of anesthesia, it is very rare that patients experience any pain during the procedure. However, it is common for patients to feel some level of discomfort during the recovery process.