Michael W. Blaney Bariatric Surgeon M.D., F.A.C.S.
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14 yr Experience

15 yr in Bariatrics

19 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

10 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

95% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 14

Max Age of Patient is None

Adjustable Gastric Band

Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch

Laparoscopic Greater Curvature Plication



Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

Edward Boland
Bariatric Physician
Bryn Hamilton
Dietitian / Nutritionist

  • About Me

    Dr. Michael W. Blaney received his undergraduate degree at the United States Military Academy, West Point and his medical degree at Emory University. He went on to complete his surgical training at Eisenhower Army Medical Center and spent the next four years in the Army as a staff surgeon at Fort Benning, Georgia. Dr. Blaney is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is an active member and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons. He has special interests in advanced laparoscopy, endoscopy, weight loss surgery and reflux disease.

    In the bariatric field he offers a wide variety of surgical options ranging from LapBand, Realize Band, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass, Doudenal Switch and Revisional procedures. Through the bariatric program, he helps guide patients in making an informed decision about which surgery may work best for them.

    The bariatric office, Live Healthy MD, is the only comprehensive weightloss program in the region with surgical and non-surgical weightloss specialists, nutritionists, psychologists, and exercise personnel.  The office is a modern facility with education classroom space, a 2000 sf patient only gym and an 18000 sf memebers exercise facility with modern equiptment.  Please visit the web site www.livehealtymd.com for more information.

    Come visit an informational seminar hosted the every Thursday of each month, for dates and times click on "support groups and seminar" table above. Anyone is welcome to stay after the seminar for the Augusta Weight Loss Support Group to talk with other patients and gain support.

    Please direct any questions or to setup a consultation by calling the office at Live Healthy MD at 706-922-0440 or Click Here to visit our website.

    Thank you and Live Healhty.

  • Latest Reviews See all 79 reviews
    avatar mrbtwashington on Feb. 21, 2014

    Dr. Blaney is a great doctor and I thank GOD for him. He always encourages me I would tell anyone to go to him. If they are thinking about WLS. Be blessed Dr.Blaney and staff

    avatar fishinglady41 on Jan. 23, 2014

    Dr. Blaney is a down to earth caring individual, since the first time I met him I loved his personality and professionalism, His staff also shows caring for each individual, I would recommend him and the staff at Live Healthy MD to anyone that is More...

    avatar msbaker2014 on Aug. 23, 2013

    Dr,Blaney is a great surgeon and he makes you feel important not like a number if he wasn't already married I would ask him..I Love him,HE'S AWESOME,AND I TRUST HIM..I HAVE NO REGRETS AT ALL,I THANK GOD More...

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