Department-of-Surgery
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and
Mount Sinai West Bariatric and
Minimally Invasive Surgery Program
Center for Bariatric Surgery and Metabolic Disease

For over 30 years, our center has been a leader in the care of the obese patient. We have built upon this foundation, and are now one of the busiest programs in Manhattan. We have been continuously accredited as a Center of Excellence by the prestigious Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program through the American College of Surgeons. Our spacious, state of the art facility is conveniently located in the main hospital building and offers the advanced equipment, educational resources, and other cutting-edge amenities to enable us to provide an enhanced experience for your patients.

We have an integrated, dedicated team consisting of 4 board certified, Fellowship trained surgeons specializing in minimally invasive surgery techniques, a nurse practitioner with over 15 years of experience in metabolic disease, 2 certified nutritionists and an experienced registered nurse. Our program manager and administrative assistants are experts in the insurance authorization process and work diligently to help the patients navigate the myriad requirements in order to qualify for bariatric surgery. Our program also provides our patients with support from behavioral psychologists and exercise physiologists. Most of our staff is bilingual in English and Spanish.

The Division offers expertise in foregut surgery and offers the most advanced methods in treating gastroesophageal reflux disease, hernias of the diaphragm and benign and malignant diseases of the esophagus and stomach. Our surgeons have extensive experience also with problems of the pancreas and adrenal glands and employ the most advanced techniques in laparoscopy.

To schedule an appointment please call: (212) 636-1000

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Bariatric Team

Scott Belsley, MD
Attending Surgeon
212-524-8041

John Harvey, MD
Attending Surgeon
212-636-1000

Ninan Koshy, MBBS
Attending Surgeon
212-636-1000

James McGinty, MD
Chief, Division of Bariatric Program
212-636-1000

Koji Park, MD
Attending Surgeon
212-636-1000

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