Alexander P. Nagle

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 4.88888888889 out of 5 with 48 ratings

Alexander P. Nagle Bariatric Surgeon MD, Director of Bariatric Surgery

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10 yr Experience

10 yr in Bariatrics

10 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

10 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

75% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 18

Max Age of Patient is 70

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  • About Me

    Please note that the Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center Weight Loss Surgery Program is equipped to provide virtual visits. If you should have any questions please do not hesitate to reach out to your provider.

    Dr. Alexander Nagle, Bariatric Surgeon

    Alexander Nagle, MD, FACS is the Director of Bariatric Surgery at the Northwestern Medicine Weight Loss Surgery Program and an Associate Professor of Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Specializing in minimally invasive surgery, Dr. Nagle is board-certified by the American College of Surgeons and has been practicing medicine for over 21 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. He completed his residency at Cleveland Clinic Health System and a fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery at Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University.

    Dr. Nagle is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Medical Association, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, the Association for Academic Surgery, the Association for Surgical Education, the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, and the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. Having been involved in many research projects, Dr. Nagle has authored over 32 articles, books and chapters, and presented at numerous conferences. He is the recipient of numerous awards including many Excellence in Teaching Awards.

    Bariatric Surgery with Dr. Nagle

    It is rewarding to be part of my patients’ weight loss journey. When patients come into my office after their surgery, it is wonderful to see their physical transformation and talk with them to hear how much happier they are.
    -Dr. Alexander Nagle

    Dr. Nagle is dedicated to excellence in patient care and safety. He is known by his patients as a very caring and compassionate surgeon who takes the time to listen and answer questions asked of him. In our weight loss surgery program, Dr. Nagle has superb expertise in performing the Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band, and weight loss surgery revisions. He also offers the Endoscopic Intragastric Balloon, which is a non-surgical option. He also treats hernias, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Achalasia, Gallbladder, Colon, Gastrointestinal Tract, and spleen issues.

    Weight Loss Surgery in Illinois

    Dr. Nagle and his team are ready to help you. As our patient, you will enjoy our high-quality quality care in modern, high-tech facilities using the latest in technology and techniques. Our priority is your weight loss success!

    If you would like to take the first step in your weight loss, we’d love to meet you. We invite you to attend one of our free weight loss surgery seminars to learn about our surgical program that includes a question and answer session with bariatric surgeons.

    You can give us a call at 312-695-7070.
    We look forward to helping you throughout your life-changing journey!

    Patients Featured - Before & After

    Before & After RNY with Dyan, down 100 pounds!

  • Latest Reviews See all 48 reviews
    avatar Kathy S. on Feb. 2, 2017

    It will soon be 13 years that Dr. Nagle did my RNY surgery. It may be strange to see a review so many years out but it's key to understand how GREAT Dr. Nagle did. I recently had some regain after staying at goal More...

    avatar poohbearfitness on Aug. 26, 2016

    Dr. Nagel is an excellent surgeon. He performed my VSG surgery and my gallbladder removal. He listens and answers all questions. He is very kind and attentive. Everyone who works with him in the weight loss surgery program are wonderful and helpful. I am very More...

    avatar AllisonAnn on April 22, 2015

    Dr. Nagle and his team were awesome. I had no trouble at all with my procedure and felt confident and well cared for throughout the entire process. I would recommend Dr. Nagle and the entire Northwestern Lifestyle Center to everyone.

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