Dr. Shawn Garber, MD

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Age 50
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Dr. Shawn Garber, MD
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.

125 Mineola Ave # 200

Roslyn Heights, NY 11577

Contact Information

(800) 633-8446

Dr. Shawn Garber, MD

Dr. Shawn Garber, MD

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  • MultiPlan

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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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Dr. Garber's Experience

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Dr. Garber's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Obesity
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
23

Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Intragastric Balloon System Insertion
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • ORBERA™ Intragastric Balloon System Insertion
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Weight Loss Revisional Surgery

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 109 total reviews (15 with comments)
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 (15)
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
Amazing.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
Great doctor.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
Dr. Garber is informative and supportive.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
Amazing team.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
Excellent bed side manor and professional .
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
Dr. Garber is amazing .
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
They are all wonderful helpful compassionate.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
We LOVE Dr Garber and his entire staff!!
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
Dr. Garber is an amazing surgeon asnd his staff is excellent.
in New York, NY |
Sometimes things seem to get lost in the shuffle.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
The PA who saw me was very informative and explained things very well.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
nicole was he best, so helpful and kind
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
im very happy great experience.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
always a pleasure and feel like I am placed on the right path after I see any member of the TEAAM.
in Roslyn Heights, NY |
very well organized.
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Hospitals where Dr. Garber has admitting privileges

Saint Francis Hospital Roslyn
100 Port Washington Blvd
Roslyn, NY 11576
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Mercy Medical Center
1000 N Village Ave
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
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Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center
50 Route 25A
Smithtown, NY 11787
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NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital
1980 Crompond Rd
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567
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Saint Charles Hospital
200 Belle Terre Rd
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
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