5 Years Experience
7 in Bariatrics
10 in Laparoscopic Surgery
7 in Laparoscopic Bariatrics
100% Practice is Bariatrics
Minimum Age of Patient is 18
Maximum Age of Patient is 70
Adjustable Gastric Band
Ross McMahon, M.D., medical director of Swedish Weight-Loss Services, is a Center of Excellence-certified bariatric surgeon. He received his medical training and completed his general surgery residency at Queen's University in Ontario, Canada. After his residency, Dr. McMahon was awarded a research fellowship at Duke University Medical Center in endosurgery and laparoscopic surgery.
He then went on to complete a Clinical Endosurgery Fellowship at Duke. He took part in many of the early laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypasses performed at Duke University Medical School. He also helped expand the Minimally Invasive Surgery Program at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan.
Dr McMahon is now chief bariatric surgeon and Medical Director for the Swedish Weight Loss Services program. This program offers a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach to patient care, complete with education and support group follow up. It is supported by a bariatric physician, clinical staff, a dedicated bariatric nurse specialist and dietician. The program is designed to meet individual patient needs and offers all forms of Bariatric Surgery options.
Dr McMahon is fantastic. Very informative about the various procedures, anticipated results, possible side-effects or adverse results. He is head of the Swedish Weight Loss Services clinic at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle - not in private practice. He and his entire team are dedicated to More...