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Dr. Robert Korn, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Korn

Dr. Robert Korn, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1989 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.


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(208) 381-3915

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Dr. Korn's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Korn performs Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Korn performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Korn treats Obesity more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Korn treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Korn performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Korn performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Korn's conditions and procedures:

  • Acid Reflux
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Korn's philosophy is that it is his priviledge to treat the patient, not just cure the disease. This philosphy reveals the human respect that he holds for each patient. this is reflected in the atmosphere of the office, the personal attention that patients receive from Dr. Korn, and the precision and excellence of his technical surgery at St. Luke's regional medical center in Boise, Idaho.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
University Of Maryland Medical System
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Temple University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Temple University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1981
La Salle College Phila Pa
Undergraduate School
1996
1995
1990
1989
1981

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4.2

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Dr. Korn and his staff are all simply amazing. I was very ill and in the hospital for a couple of months and Dr. Korn took the best care of me and since leaving the hospital my follow up care with Dr. Korn and his staff has been beyond what I could have asked for. If you ever need surgery I highly...Read More
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Dr. Korn did a fantastic job with my Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and with a complication I experienced two weeks later. I trust him completely.
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Communicates in detail. Has since if humor. Shows empathy and caring for others. Has a welcoming personality. Does not try to overwhelm with big medical words. When he has to use them, he explains in detail.
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Locations

St. Luke's Clinic - Bariatrics & General Surgery

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 3:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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