Adrian Dan

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 119 ratings

Adrian Dan Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS, FASMBS

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7 yr Experience

10 yr in Bariatrics

11 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

6 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

75% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 16

Max Age of Patient is 70

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  • About Me

    Dr. Adrian Dan, Bariatric Surgeon

    Adrian Dan, MD, FACS, FASMBS  is a bariatric surgeon and the Director of the Summa Health Bariatric Care Center. He earned his medical degree from the Northeast Ohio Medical University. He completed a residency in general surgery at Michigan State University, where he also was Chief Resident and an Instructor of Surgery. Dr. Dan moved on to complete his fellowship in advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation where he trained with Dr. Philip Schauer and Dr. Bipan Chand. In addition, he completed a fellowship in Academic Medical Education and Research Methods.

    Dr. Dan is the Executive Director and Founder of the National Surgery Review which prepares candidates for the examinations administered by the American Board of Surgery (ABS). He also serves as the Director for the General Surgery Residency program at Western Reserve Hospital. He has a special interest in clinical research in minimally invasive and metabolic surgery and has authored numerous textbook chapters, peer-reviewed articles and review manuals. He is a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Dan is fluent in English, French, German, and Romanian.

    Bariatric Surgery in Northeast Ohio with Dr. Dan

    My philosophy is that the patient should be at the center of the medical team. Everybody in the hospital, including all of the physicians, we are all here for one purpose and that is to make sure that our patients do well and receive the care that will bring the best possible outcome. - Dr. Adrian Dan

    Dr. Dan is passionate about minimally invasive surgeries since there is less pain, smaller incisions, and a faster recovery for his patients. He specializes in minimally invasive laparoscopic weight loss surgery and robotic surgery. Dr. Dan performs Roux-en-Y (RNY) Gastric Bypass, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG), Adjustable Gastric Band and weight loss surgery revisions.

    He also routinely performs surgeries for laparoscopic treatment of hernias, as well as colon surgery for both benign and malignant disease. Dr. Dan is also skilled at performing robotic abdominal operations for solid organ and gastrointestinal conditions.

    Weight Loss Surgery in Akron, Ohio with Dr. Dan

    Located in the Great Lakes Region, the Summa Health Weight Management Institute in Akron, Ohio is ready to help you on your weight loss journey. If you're ready to take the first step in reclaiming your life and would like more details on weight loss surgery with Dr. Dan, we invite you to schedule a telephone appointment with us to learn more about our program.

    Your next step will be to watch our online seminar. Viewing the online seminar is a required step before scheduling your one-on-one evaluation with the surgeon. At the end of the seminar video, there will be a link to a form, where you can submit your information to schedule the in-person appointment.

    If you have any questions, please call us at 330-375-6590.

  • Latest Reviews See all 119 reviews
    avatar Myquietrny on Dec. 21, 2017

    Dr. Dan is SO kind and so compassionate. I am so thankful for him (and his entire team) for making my process pre & post op as smooth as possible. I’m a month post op and I’ve healed up beautifully, thin scars and no More...

    avatar Lisa_67 on March 31, 2016

    Basically, I'm just doing a bit of an update. On September 1st, it will be 7 years since my surgery with Dr. Dan, and even though I haven't been to my follow ups due to not having health insurance, I am still doing More...

    avatar Anji on Sept. 10, 2015

    Dr. Adrian Dan and the Summa Bariatric staff are awesome! They all beam these great, genuine smiles because they clearly enjoy what they do. Dr. Dan has this confidence level about him that makes it hard not to believe him when he tells you everything More...

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