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How Do You Find a Good Bariatric Surgeon?

How Do You Find a Good Bariatric Surgeon
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Bariatric surgeons specialize in applying medically accepted procedures to reduce weight through surgery. Finding a good surgeon in the field requires keen research about your doctor’s credentials and training. Find out more as Dr. Choi shares his standards on what a good bariatric surgeon should have in terms of experience and knowledge.

How Do You Find a Good Bariatric Surgeon?

Another question that we’ve been asked a lot is what makes a bariatric surgeon or a weight loss surgeon? Well if I was looking for a weight loss surgeon I would look for one that was meant MIS fellowship training, meaning minimally invasive surgeon or surgery trained. In addition to that I would also want one that is board certified and also one that does more than one to two surgeries a week meaning that does 10 to 20 surgeries a month or does a minimum of 50 to 100 surgeries a year. Those would be my standards for or criteria what I would be looking for in a weight loss surgeon.