Lap Band Surgery at First Surgical Consultants in Oakland, CA
First Surgical Medical Consultants, Inc. is a private practice general surgery group that has been serving the Bay Area since 2000. The group aims to provide a single practice that can meet all general surgical needs of the community. First Surgical currently has nine board-certified surgeons with advanced training and practice in general surgery subspecialties. Surgeries are offered in the fields of general surgery including oncologic, dermatologic, endocrine, breast surgery, and colorectal and hepato-biliary disease processes. Many of the surgeons at First Surgical have completed advanced laparoscopic fellowship training.
First Surgical boasts the only Bariatric Center of Excellence in the East Bay, with life-changing results already witnessed in over one thousand bariatric patients. The center offers the lap band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and sleeve gastrectomy.
Dr. Ajay Upadhyay
Medical Director of the Bariatric Weight Loss Program, Dr. Upadhyay is a board-certified surgeon with extensive experience in complex gastrointestinal procedures. With more than five years of experience performing weight-loss surgeries, he performs adjustable gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy, and both open and laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery. He completed a fellowship in general surgery at the UC San Diego Medical Center and a residency with New York Hospital Medical Center (Queens), NY.
Visit First Surgical Consultants’ Oakland office at 365 Hawthorne Ave, #101, Oakland, CA 94609. Call 510-465-5523 for more information. Find them online at 1stsurgical.com.
Lap Band Surgery at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland, CA
In alliance with First Surgical Consultants Medical, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center Group is a comprehensive bariatric surgical program offering innovative surgical options and proactive patient support for life-long weight-loss success. The experienced bariatric surgery team includes physicians, nurses, dieticians, and consultants. Alta Bates offers the lap-band procedure, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and sleeve gastrectomy.
Dr. Teresa Kim
Dr. Kim is a board-certified surgeon with Alta Bates, offering patients her expertise in gastrointestinal and bariatric procedures. She performs adjustable gastric banding and open and laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery. She has more than three years of experience and comes to Alta Bates Summit from the University of California in San Francisco.
Visit Alta Bates online or call for more information. Find them at 3012 Summit Street, Suite 2600, Oakland, CA 94609.