2 Years Experience
5 in Bariatrics
5 in Laparoscopic Surgery
5 in Laparoscopic Bariatrics
50% Practice is Bariatrics
Minimum Age of Patient is 18
Maximum Age of Patient is 68
Dr Roy Shen is on the medical staff at both Lowell General Hospital and Emerson Hospital. He is the chief of surgery at Lowell General Hospital.
Doctor Roy Shen joined our staff in 2003, and is a welcome addition to the Weight Management Center in Lowell,Mass and a member of the Surgical Weight Loss program at Emerson Hospital in Concord, Mass
He completed his medical training at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA, and he did his residency at the University of Illinois Metropolitan Group Hospital in Chicago, IL.
He also completed a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery under the direction of Christine Ren, MD, one of the most prominent bariatric surgeons in the US.
He is the first surgeon in the Merrimack Valley to offer the Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band (Lap-Band?) to his bariatric patients.
He has published several papers on different aspects of bariatric surgery, and is a Full Member of the American Society of Bariatric Surgeons (ASBS), and board certified.
Dr. Shen was very professional and thorough, I have only good things to say about him. I would recommend the Emerson Hospital weight loss center to anyone interested in having the surgery.