Dr. Shawn Garber, MD

Bariatric SurgeryMaleAge 54

Dr. Garber
Accepting new patients

New York Bariatric Group

125 Mineola Ave Roslyn Heights, NY 11577

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Dr. Shawn Garber, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Roslyn Heights, NY. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Mercy Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Garber to book an appointment.

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Dr. Garber's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Garber

4.7

Based on 111 ratings

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staff very attentive and helpful, Dr. Garber explains everything well, answers all questions, great surgeon. Definitely would recommend him. You are in great hands here.
1 person found this helpful
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Apr 04, 2019
Dr Shawn Garber at NYBG saved my life. NYBG gave me my life back after being unhealthy and very overweight litterally 7 months ago! I look and feel like a super model lol it’s hysterical at the age of 51!!! Life is great now and I owe it all to NYBG and Dr Shawn Garber I’m finally living thank you from the bottom of my heart ! I want the whole world to know ..if you are stuggling with your weight, if you’re unhealthy and want the best quality of life ... please call Dr Shawn Garber NYBG !!!!!
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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6 people found this helpful
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Nicole m in Port Washington ny – Feb 01, 2018
Amazing.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Taylor in Roslyn Heights, NY – Oct 08, 2017
Great doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Cat in Roslyn Heights, NY – Aug 26, 2017
Dr. Garber is informative and supportive.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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N. Lancaster in Roslyn Heights, NY – Aug 22, 2017
Amazing team.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Yafa pinkhasova in Roslyn Heights, NY – Aug 21, 2017
Excellent bed side manor and professional .
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Rene0086 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Mar 01, 2017
Dr. Garber is amazing .
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
3 people found this helpful
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Lee602049 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Feb 18, 2017
They are all wonderful helpful compassionate.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Rowan50127 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Jan 08, 2017
We LOVE Dr Garber and his entire staff!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Avery97724 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Oct 23, 2016
Dr. Garber is an amazing surgeon asnd his staff is excellent.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Marcus10 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Aug 09, 2016
Sometimes things seem to get lost in the shuffle.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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Cory976748 in New York, NY – Jun 19, 2016
The PA who saw me was very informative and explained things very well.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Jaylin38 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Apr 30, 2016
nicole was he best, so helpful and kind
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Kris41057 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Apr 02, 2016
im very happy great experience.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Avery66309 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Mar 13, 2016
always a pleasure and feel like I am placed on the right path after I see any member of the TEAAM.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Jordin76 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Mar 04, 2016
very well organized.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Sam13390 in Roslyn Heights, NY – Feb 29, 2016

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About Me

Care Philosophy

From our foundation to our aftercare, experience has guided us to our current position as a leader in bariatric surgery. New York Bariatric Group was formed...Read more

Biography

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...Read more

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1998
The George Washington University Mc
Fellowship Hospital
1997
LI Jewish MC
Residency Hospital
1993
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Internship Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Shawn Garber, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Shawn Garber, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Garber frequently treats Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery), Obesity, and Sleeve Gastrectomy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Garber treats.

Where is Dr. Shawn Garber, MD's office located?

Dr. Garber's office is located at 125 Mineola Ave, Roslyn Heights, NY 11577. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Shawn Garber, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Garber has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Garber's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garber performs Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Garber performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garber treats Obesity more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Garber treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Garber performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Garber performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Garber's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Intragastric Balloon System Insertion
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Liposuction
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • ORBERA™ Intragastric Balloon System Insertion
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Weight Loss Revisional Surgery

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Dr. Garber accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
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Locations

New York Bariatric Group

Nassau Office125 Mineola Ave Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
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Hewlett Office1200 W Broadway Hewlett, NY 11557
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Farmington Office345 Colt Hwy Farmington, CT 06032
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Merrick Office2209 Merrick Rd Ste 101 Merrick, NY 11566
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Bridgewater Office1121 US Highway 22 Ste 205 Bridgewater, NJ 08807
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Dutchess Office200 Westage Business Ctr Dr Ste 314 Fishkill, NY 12524
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New York Bariatric Group

Wayne Office1680 State Route 23 Ste 180 Wayne, NJ 07470
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Fairfield Office140 Sherman St Fairfield, CT 06824
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Stamford Office292 Long Ridge Rd Ste 104 Stamford, CT 06902
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West Islip Office560 Sunrise Hwy West Islip, NY 11795
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Rockland County Office2 Crosfield Avenue Ny West Nyack, NY 10994
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