About Us

At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, our world-class surgeons are experts in all types of bariatric surgeries as well as other abdominal laparoscopic procedures. In fact, some of our surgeons have helped to pioneer the development of procedures that are practiced today world-wide. Our Program offers both laparoscopic and open approaches for gastric bypass, duodenal switch, and LAP-BAND® surgical procedures, so that our healthcare team can develop the best possible customized treatment plan for our patients.

To learn more about obesity surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, we invite you to browse this web site. You will find helpful information about weight loss surgery, including answers to frequently asked questions as well as the latest information about cutting-edge research and techniques in weight loss surgery. We also invite you to read about our support group meetings, which are free and open to anyone who has had surgery, is considering surgery, or who is a family member or support person for the person who has had surgery.

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Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Weill Medical College of Cornell University