Dr. Garber completed his general surgery training at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and went on to complete one of the first advanced laparoscopic surgery fellowships in the country at the The George Washington University Medical Center with world famous laparoscopic surgeon Dr. Jonathan Sackier. Dr. Garber then trained with Dr. Alan Wittgrove (known for operating on singer Carnie Wilson) mastering the laparoscopic gastric bypass procedure for obesity. Dr. Garber is the Founder and Director of the New York Bariatric Group as well as the Chief of Bariatric Surgery for the entire Catholic Health System. He is the Chief of Bariatric Surgery at St. Francis Hospital, Mercy Medical Center, and Hudson Valley Hospital Center.
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Dr. Garber's Care Philosophy
Comprised of five of the nations leading bariatric surgeons, the New York Bariatric Group represents New York's elite institution in the treatment of obesity. The best surgeons in the world can stay calm under pressure and have remarkable hand-eye coordination, offering a positive surgical experience to patients. Experience goes a long way and NYBG surgeons have won multiple national awards and commendations for their services.
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Overall Patient Satisfaction
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garber to family and friends is 4.7 out of 5