Dr. Matthew Brengman, MD

Dr. Matthew Brengman, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Matthew Brengman, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Cornell University Medical College in 1993 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.Read his story

7702 E Parham Rd Ste 304

Richmond, VA 23294

Contact Information

(804) 360-0600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Brengman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Brengman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Brengman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brengman "Matthew Brengman, MD, FACS, is a weight loss surgeon in Richmond, Va, specializing in minimally-invasive bariatric techniques, as well as advanced gastric motility diseases such as gastroparesis. Dr. Brengman graduated from Cornell University Medical College, completed a five-year residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, and a one-year research fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Brengman pioneered the practice of advanced Laparoscopy and Laparoscopic Bariatric (weight loss) Surgery while at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, and is a proctor in the Advancement of Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Brengman is board-certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, he is a Past-President for the Virginia Bariatric Society. Dr. Brengman is an active member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, currently serving as the Chair of the Insurance Committee. He also currently serves as the Medical Director for the bariatric surgery program at Parham Doctors Hospital as well as the Chief of Staff for Henrico, Parham, and Retreat Doctors Hospitals overall. Dr. Brengman has special interests in therapies for obesity including laparoscopic procedures (Gastric Bypass, Gastric Sleeve and Adjustable Gastric Bands) and endoscopic therapies (Gastric Balloons and Suture therapies). He has been performing operative therapies since 2001 and specializes in the comprehensive management of this disease utilizing the Enterra Gastric Stimulation System, Laparoscopic Pyloroplasty, and in severe cases, laparoscopic removal of the stomach. Dr. Brengman is consistently voted as one of the region's top bariatric surgeons by a survey of his peers in Richmond Magazine, with honors in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017. He has won the category overall every year since 2015. Dr. Brengman has lived in Richmond since 2004 with his wife and two children. They enjoy activities around the James River, the restaurants and vibrant culture of the area."
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This content was provided by Dr. Brengman "Dr. Gregory Schroder and Dr. Matthew Brengman are well recognized by there peers for performing highly successfully surgeries on thousands of patients in the Richmond area. They stay up to date on all surgery techniques and are often seen as leaders among their peers in the field of minimally invasive surgery."

3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

5  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Cornell University Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Walter Reed Army Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brengman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brengman's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brengman to family and friends
48 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Brengman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (16)

The staff is very welcoming and warm; they have taken time to listen and answer all questions. The process includes patient teaching and great organization to help you stay on track; I'm glad I found them!
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Best doctor ever. I highly recommend Dr.Brengman.
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He’s not just a great surgeon he’s a great listener
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Dr. Brengman is very thorough he looked my lengthy medical records of Gastro doctors going back 15 years and he only ordered the tests that were necessary to make a diagnosis I am scheduled to have surgery on 12/21 /17 to finally fix my gastroparesis.
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My name is Carolyn Howe and my experience with my surgeon , Dr Matthew Brengman was very positive. I commended him on his excellence ! My surgery was a great success and Ive lost almost 90 lbs so far. Ive never had any nausea or any pain . I would recommend the Sleeve and also I would recommend Dr...more
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