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15 yr Experience

10 yr in Bariatrics

15 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

4 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

100% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 18

Max Age of Patient is 60+

Melissa Davis

  • About Me



    A graduate of University of Texas in San Antonio, Dr. Robin Blackstone completed her internship and residency at the University of Colorado in Denver.

    Dr. Blackstone is Board Certified and specializes in obesity medicine and bariatric surgery.

    Interests and Activities:
    I enjoy writing textbooks on obesity, popular books, articles and poetry. I also enjoy cooking and eating great food, and am especially interested in great wine including French Burgundy and Red Bordeaux and pairings with food and cheese, as well as sailing and paddle boarding, talking and laughing with my family and friends.

    Medical School:
    University of Texas, San Antonio

    University of Colorado, Denver

    University of Colorado, Denver

    Board Certification:
    American Board of Surgery, American Board of Obesity Medicine

    Specializing in the following Diseases, Conditions, Procedures:
    Bariatric surgery,weight management and obesity medicine

    President, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery 

    American College of Surgeons, Society, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, The Obesity Action Coalition, Society of American Gastointestinal and Endoscopic Surgery, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, American Medical Assoication 


    Practicing Since:
    July 1993

  • Latest Reviews See all 192 reviews
    avatar The4hoops on April 13, 2016

    hello, my first meeting Dr. Blackstone at the seminar was amazing. Since i'm a patient coming in for a revision i'm looking forward to be having dr. Blackstone as my physician. when i had my 1st procedure 10-14yrs ago it was very pain More...

    avatar kbinaz on Nov. 6, 2013

    I have had two surgeries by Dr. Blackstone. I had lap band surgery 6 years ago, and this week I had RNY Gastric Bypass. I have been very pleased with the entire process for both of my procedures. Scottsdale Bariatric is a Clinic of Excellence More...

    avatar sarah_durso on Aug. 4, 2013

    Dr.Blackstone is kind and cares about you as a person. You're not just another # on her list. She's straight to the point and expects you to follow her orders 100%. If you do all that you'll be just fine. The nurses More...

  • Location


    1300 North 12th Street, Suite 612
    Phoenix, Arizona 85006

    Phone: 602-839-2000

    Banner University Medicine Metabolic & Bariatric Center

    1300 N. 12Th Street
    Suite 612
    Phoenix, AZ 85006

    Phone: 602-521-3050
    Fax: 602-839-0589
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