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Gastric/Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery

Gastric Surgery: Group of procedures performed by surgeons with similar skills–an operation to remove a portion or all of the stomach; or complete removal of the entire stomach through a surgical incision; or the surgical removal of a portion of the stomach through a surgical incision; or the removal of a portion or all of the stomach through a scope rather than an open incision; or bariatric (obesity) surgery: group of procedures performed by surgeons with similar skills to remove or bypass portions of the stomach and/or small intestine, either an open surgery, or through a laparoscope that is passed through the abdominal wall where surgery is designed to reduce total food intake and promote weight loss.
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Name Board Certification Address
Dr. Jacques-Pierre Fontaine Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery 195 Collyer St 302
Providence, RI 02904
401-272-1800
Dr. Dieter Pohl Surgery Rhode Island Surgeons Inc 1539 Atwood Ave #201
Johnston, RI 02919
401-521-6310

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