Dr. Shawn Garber, MD

Dr. Shawn Garber, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(110)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Shawn Garber, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Roslyn Heights, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1992 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

125 Mineola Ave # 200

Roslyn Heights, NY 11577

Contact Information

(800) 633-8446

Insurance Accepted

  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 96% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Garber's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Garber "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."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garber "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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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

23

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • LI Jewish MC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • LI Jewish MC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • The George Washington University Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garber's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garber to family and friends
4.7
based on 110 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (110)

  • 5
    (95)
  • 4
    (7)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Garber's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

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...more
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Dr. Garber is informative and supportive.
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