Dr. Joao Lopes, MD

Dr. Joao Lopes, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Joao Lopes, MD is a general surgery specialist in Springfield, NJ and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Ross University, School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

155 Morris Ave Ste 204

Springfield, NJ 07081

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lopes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopes treats Obesity more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Lopes treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopes performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Lopes performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lopes performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Lopes performs this procedure more than 58% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Lopes' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Tumor
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Benign Breast Disorders
  • Benign Diseases of the Gallbladder
  • Benign Peptic Ulcer
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Biliary Disorders
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Carcinoid Tumor of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastresophageal Reflux-Related Chronic Cough
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Lymphoma
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrinoma
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Perforation
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Insulinoma
  • Intussusception
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Diseases of the Gallbladder
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Malignant Peptic Ulcer
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Obstructive Jaundice
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Rectosigmoid Neoplasm
  • Sigmoid Diverticulitis
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Small Intestine Disorders
  • Small Intestine Diverticulosis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Weight Loss

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joao Lopes, MD is a general surgery specialist in Springfield, NJ and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Ross University, School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2005
Yale University
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Indiana University / School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1999
Easton Hospital
Internship Hospital
1998
Ross University, School Of Medicine
Medical School
2005
2004
1999
1998

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Surgeon, 2009
  • Top Surgeon, 2011
  • Top Surgeon, 2010

Dr. Lopes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lopes

3.4

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
37.5%
(3)

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Dr Lopes performed surgery on my husband. At the initial consultation we both were grateful for having been referred to Dr Lopes. He did not rush us but rather gave us unlimited appointment time and explained the procedure in terms we could understand and answered all of our questions and concerns....Read More
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I had my gallbladder removed a few weeks ago and I have to say the best part of this process was Dr. Lopes. First, he came HIGHLY recommended by my primary, 2nd, the office was very easy to get to, 3rd he took the time to explain (and draw) what was going to happen, 4th the actual surgery was...Read More
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