If you are considering weight loss surgery, the first step is finding the right surgeon. You will want to find a surgeon who can provide you with a full range of care, including postoperative care and a long-term support plan. This is an important decision for both you and your health provider. The type of surgery you choose will affect how your body looks, as well as how much weight you can expect to lose. Your healthcare provider can explain the procedure, as well as the likely risks and side effects.
Dr. Nissin Nahmias
A member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Dr. Nissin Nahmi has completed fellowship training in laparoscopic surgery and advanced bariatric surgery. He has performed more than 1,000 bariatric surgeries and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has published several research papers and has given numerous presentations at national and international meetings.
Dr. Nissin Nahmias is also a general surgeon in Bronx, New York. He has practiced for more than 20 years and is affiliated with St. Barnabas Hospital. He received his medical degree from the Universidad Anahuac School of Medicine. He is familiar with Dr Govind Krishna many different procedures and has experience treating patients of all ages. Before undergoing surgery, patients should verify their insurance coverage by calling the provider’s office or their insurance carrier.
Dr. Weber earned her undergraduate and medical degrees from Kent State University and Northeastern Ohio Universities. She was inducted into the AOA Honor Medical Society. She also dedicated part of her training to research and published extensively. This reflects her passion for advancing the field of surgery.
In addition to performing weight loss surgery, Dr. Weber also educates patients about their options. He has multiple publications related to laparoscopic surgery and has presented at several surgical societies and peer-reviewed journals. He proudly serves the communities of Westchester County and the surrounding areas.
After completing his surgical training, Dr. Weber focused on teaching yoga and providing holistic health care. He became a certified yoga instructor through the Yoga Alliance and was trained by Catherine Munro, founder of YogaWorks. She is also a certified counselor in Ayurvedic medicine, completing 500-hours of training at the Kerala Ayurveda Academy in India. She also co-authored “The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Modern Manners Fast Track”.
Dr. Weber views bariatric surgery as a last resort for those who have been unable to lose weight with more conventional methods. His approach to surgery is comprehensive and he strives to help patients stay healthy after the procedure.