Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC Hospital
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Anita Courcoulas
M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S.
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Giselle Hamad
M.D., F.A.C.S.
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Ramesh C. Ramanathan
M.D., F.R.C.S.

  • About Us

    Bariatric Surgery at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC

    As a Bariatric Center of Excellence, the Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery Program at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC specializes in the treatment of obesity and abdominal problems in men and women. The bariatric surgical team at Magee is committed to improving the health of morbidly obese patients.

    Bariatric surgery (weight loss surgery) may help achieve long-term weight loss, reduce or eliminate life-threatening weight-related illnesses, increase life span, and improve quality of life.

    If you think you might be a candidate for weight loss surgery, please attend a free information session or watch the online version. The sessions will provide information on the types of weight loss surgery available, as well as pre- and postoperative expectations. Dates/locations for the free sessions, as well as the online version, are available by clicking the appropriate blue button below.

    Bariatric Surgery at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMCBariatric Surgery at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC

    If you are planning to attend of one the information sessions, you can now register online. You may also register for a session by calling 412-641-3632 or 1-800-533-UPMC.

    To schedule an initial evaluation call 412-641-3632.

  • Latest Reviews See all 249 reviews
    avatar acuri08 on March 21, 2016 for Anita Courcoulas

    My surgery was over 2 months ago and I have only been aloud to see Dr. Courcoulas twice. Once for a 5 minute appointment to explain the surgery, and once immediately after surgery. None of my follow up appointments have been scheduled with her, instead More...

    avatar Linda L. on March 30, 2015 for Anita Courcoulas

    I highly recommend Dr Courcoulas. I found her and her staff to be professional, competent and I felt safe in her care. I am making a nice recovery and doing very well.

    Disclaimer; I work for MWH of UPMC. However, I based my decision on where to have the surgery on first-hand reviews of people having undergone weight loss treatment/surgery as well as the quality of services I know my employer demands. I worry about the More...

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