Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC Hospital

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Ramesh C. Ramanathan
M.D., F.R.C.S.
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Carol A. McCloskey
M.D., F.A.C.S.
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Giselle Hamad
M.D., F.A.C.S.
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Anita Courcoulas
M.D., M.P.H., F.A.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 263 reviews

    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...

    avatar Britttney92 on Sept. 23, 2014 for Giselle Hamad

    I love Dr. Hammad and her staff. She is amazing and her PA Mike is great! He always answers all my questions and is super nice. I can't wait for her to do my surgery, I'm almost there. Hopefully will have it before More...

    avatar pghgirl on March 11, 2014 for Giselle Hamad

    Dr. Hamad is a God sent for me. She is amazing all around. When I saw her for my first consultation appointment, she listened to everything I needed to talk about. I never felt like I wasn't important to her or that I was More...

  • Location
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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