Dr. Kenneth Larson, MD

Dr. Kenneth Larson, MD

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45 y/o
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Dr. Kenneth Larson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Atlantis, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in general surgery, dietetics, and more.Read his story

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Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 88% of peers
Stomach Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Larson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Larson "Medical Director, JFK Medical Center Bariatric Wellness and Surgical InstituteAndrew Larson, MD, is a board certified general surgeon specializing in general surgery, advanced laparoscopic surgery and bariatric surgery. He earned his bachelor?s Degree at Cornell University and his Medical Degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his surgical residency at Monmouth Medical Center in New Jersey, receiving his post graduate medical education at several prestigious hospitals including Pennsylvania Hospital, our nation?s first hospital, the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Newark-Beth Israel Medical Center, Monmouth Medical Center and the Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Dr. Larson has authored 4 best-selling books, published multiple peer-reviewed journal articles and presented research at national conferences. He is a member of the American Medical Association, The American College of Surgeons, The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity. Closer to home, he represents our area?s young physicians as a member of the Palm Beach County Medical Society board and serves on JFK Medical Center Infection Control Committee.Dr. Larson performed more laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding surgeries than any other bariatric surgeon in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast. He also performs laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic revision of previous weight loss surgery procedures."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Larson "The Center for Advanced Surgical Care is dedicated to providing exceptional patient care with the expertise of highly-skilled physicians utilizing leading-edge technology. We are one of the few places in the country that provides a wide range of standard and complex minimally invasive surgical treatment options for patients."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Dietetics
  • Nutrition
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

72  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Pa Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Monmouth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Larson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Larson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Larson

3.8

Based on 28 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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I had an emergency appendectomy going from ER straight to the OR. Dr. Larson's laparoscopic technique left me with no post operative complications - no pain, no bloating, no infection and no scars.
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I just had surgery Wednesday of last week with Dr. Larson, again this man does amazing work .. although my scar is going to be enormous at least it'll look clean because the stitches are nicely put, nice and clean .. Dr. Larson is the best surgeon I've ever met, his staff is also awesome .. the...Read More
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When I heard that I have to get surgery, I was so concerned about it. But when I met dr Larson he made me feel so confident!!! He is very professional ! Very talent I would recommend anyone to go with him and his team!! I really appreciated and I hope all doctors will be like him !! God Bless him...Read More
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Dr. Larson has done 3 surgeries on me. All went very well. A 4th coming soon to remove my gallbladder,If ins approves.
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