Medical Expert - Adolfo Fuzz Fernandez, MD

Area of Expertise: Bariatric Surgery
Area of Expertise: Surgery - Laparoscopic
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Adolfo Fuzz Fernandez, MD

Associate Professor, Surgery, General

Fernandez is medical director of the Bariatric Surgery Program at Wake Forest Baptist, and has performed several hundred bariatric surgeries, including a live webcast in 2004. He is the author of numerous papers and presentations on gastric bypass surgery for treatment of morbid obesity. A Thomas Brown McClelland Trust Scholar while in medical school at Duke, Fernandez was later inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He is listed in Best Doctors in America.

Keywords

bariatric surgery, gastric bypass surgery, morbid obesity, surgery, laparoscopic surgery

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