Get to Know Dr. Alok D. Gandhi
Bariatric Surgeon Changing Lives in Rochester, NY
Alok D. Gandhi, DO, FACOS, FASMBS is board certified in both general surgery and bariatric surgery. He completed his undergraduate and medical school at the New York Institute of Technology / New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. He then completed an internship and residency at St. Barnabas Hospital and a bariatric surgery fellowship at the University Medical Center at Princeton, which is where he developed his passion for the treatment of obesity. He realized the significant impact that his profession has on helping patients suffering from obesity achieve a second chance at life.
After his fellowship, Dr. Gandhi was recruited to Rochester General Hospital. He has had the privilege of serving the Rochester community for the last 10 years.
Dr. Gandhi is a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (FACOS) and a Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (FASMBS). He was elected to the Board of Trustees serving in the New York Chapter of the ASMBS by his fellow New York bariatric surgeons since 2010. He also serves on several local and state committees that are committed to improving access to quality healthcare. He has published several papers in the fields of bariatric and general surgery.
About the Rochester Regional Health Bariatric Department
The bariatric surgery program at Rochester Regional Health is a Designated Center of Excellence, MBSAQIP Accredited Center through the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Gandhi also performs services at Newark-Wayne Community Hospital and Unity Hospital, affiliates of Rochester Regional Health.
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