5 Years Experience
10+ in Bariatrics
10+ in Laparoscopic Surgery
10+ in Laparoscopic Bariatrics
Minimum Age of Patient is 18
Maximum Age of Patient is 65-70
Dr. Wernsing is a clinical assistant professor of surgery at Penn Medicine. A graduate of Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, he completed his surgical residency at Pennsylvania Hospital.
Dr. Wernsing specializes in minimally invasive surgery for weight loss procedures and treatment of cancers of the abdomen. Dr. Wernsing has a particular clinical interest in bariatric surgery and has been instrumental in advancing bariatric surgery techniques at Pennsylvania Hospital. He was the first surgeon at Pennsylvania Hospital to perform a single-incision laparoscopic surgery that utilizes one access point and produces little or no visible scar.
Dr. Wernsing is board certified and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.