Minimally Invasive and Weight Loss Surgery

The Section of Minimally Invasive and Weight Loss Surgery provides non-surgical as well as surgical options for obesity such as bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery, gastric bypass, lap band and gastric sleeve surgery. Our team understands the challenges for those living with obesity and works with each patient to find the best treatment and surgical option. Our surgeons have performed thousands of successful operations and our Bariatric Surgical Program is recognized as a Center of Excellence by the American College of Surgeons.

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Our Team

Donald Hess, MD
Chief, Minimally Invasive and Weight Loss Surgery
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Brian Carmine, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Nicole Kissane-Lee, MD, EdM
Assistant Professor of Surgery