Ayotunde Adeyeri

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 4.98863636364 out of 5 with 114 ratings

Ayotunde Adeyeri Bariatric Surgeon MD, FASMBS

Ayotunde Adeyeri Bariatric Surgeon Picture

17 yr Experience

16 yr in Bariatrics

17 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

16 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

90% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 19

Max Age of Patient is 65

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  • About Me

    Dr. Ayotunde Adeyeri, Bariatric Surgeon

    Ayotunde Adeyeri, MD, FASMBS is a board-certified and fellowship-trained general and bariatric surgeon specializing in laparoscopic and minimally invasive weight loss surgery. He is the Medical Director and Founder of Sterling Surgicare in Holmdel, New Jersey and Medical Director of the Institute for Weight Loss at Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge; and Co-Medical director of Central Jersey Bariatrics located in Freehold.

    Dr. Adeyeri earned his medical degree from Columbia University Medical School and completed his general surgery residency at Columbia University at Harlem Hospital Center where he was appointed Chief Resident. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship in minimally invasive and general surgery at the University of Rochester. During his residency, he also completed a research fellowship in transplantation immunobiology.

    Dr. Adeyeri is a respected fellow of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (FASMBS), a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), and a member of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).

    Dr. Adeyeri has authored many articles to help educate and support his patients and the bariatric community. He is a regular contributor and expert commentator for national, regional and local media publications where he shares his expertise on issues related to obesity treatment, weight management, GI surgery, and advanced minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Adeyeri is also a frequent contributing featured author on ObesityHelp.com to educate and support the bariatric surgery community.

    Weight Loss Surgery with Dr. Adeyeri

    WLS starts the process of a long-term lifestyle change. It opens the door to a patient’s improved health, appearance, and longevity. If there are bumps along the way, they will be temporary on the patient’s way to a long and fruitful journey for a healthy and happy life. -Dr. Adeyeri

    Dr. Adeyeri is known by his patients as a warm and caring surgeon that gives each patient his full attention during their office visits. He listens with an understanding heart and offers his support and guidance before, during and after weight loss surgery.

    As a highly-skilled surgeon, Dr. Adeyeri is dedicated to providing the best surgical outcomes safely and effectively. He expertly performs weight loss surgery procedures that include the Roux-en-Y (RNY) Gastric Bypass, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG), Duodenal Switch (DS), Adjustable Gastric Banding (Lap-Band), and weight loss surgery revisions. Guided by Dr. Adeyeri, our team is experienced in general surgery procedures and advanced GI surgery procedures including laparoscopic colon resection, laparoscopic splenectomy, small bowel resection, and bilateral hernia repair.

    Bariatric Surgery in New Jersey

    Dr. Adeyeri and his team are committed to helping their patients live a longer and healthier life with their weight loss success. If you are considering weight loss surgery as a tool to help you take back control of your weight, we are here for you!

    You can start your journey by scheduling a private consultation with Dr. Adeyeri or by attending one of our free New Patient Seminars to learn about the latest minimally invasive bariatric solutions. Your supportive friends and family members are also invited and encouraged to attend. You can also call our caring and experienced team at 732-217-3897 with any questions you have.

    At Sterling Surgicare, we want you to Live Life Healthy and Obesity Free!

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    Featured Patients - Before & After

    Before & After RNY with Dennis, losing 147 pounds!

  • Latest Posts

    Five Ways Your Life Will Change After Weight Loss Surgery

    April 10, 2017 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
    After undergoing bariatric surgery, most patients begin losing weight at a rapid pace. Whether you have the gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, or change your lap band to another bariatric solution, your body is going to change inside and out. I’ve outlined some of the most important improvements you are going to experience during the transition to a healthy weight and lifestyle: Food will not rule y ...

    Weight loss isn’t the only reason some people are having bariatric surgery

    Aug. 12, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
    By Dr. Ayotunde Adeyeri, Medical Director, Sterling Surgicare, Holmdel, NJ Most people assume the primary reason to have weight loss surgery is to lose weight, right? More and more studies on the benefits of this operation are attracting patients who don’t fit the traditional profile of someone who is very overweight (with a BMI in excess of 40). Here’s what they’re saying: “Sure, I’d like to drop ...

    Get the most out of your bariatric nutrition visits

    July 08, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
    By Lori Skube, Rd, MPH, CDE, Sterling Surgicare Bariatric Dietitian All patients having weight loss surgery have special nutritional needs. It’s important to come to your weight loss surgery nutrition appointments prepared so you can learn about the lifestyle changes you need to make before you have weight loss surgery. It is equally important to come to your nutrition appointments AFTER your weig ...

    If You Need an Operation After Weight Loss Surgery, Read This

    June 26, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
    By Dr. Ayotunde Adeyeri, Medical Director, Sterling Surgicare, Holmdel, New Jersey During the course of our lives, many of us will need some kind of GI (gastrointestinal) surgery—gallbladder or appendix removal, hernia repairs or more serious issues related to the colon. Special care should be heeded to patients who have previously undergone weight loss surgery due to anatomic changes as a result ...

    Weight issues (obesity) can take a serious toll on your teeth

    June 05, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
    By Dr. Ayotunde Adeyeri, Medical Director, Sterling Surgicare Studies have shown that obesity can result in a higher risk for dental problems. Issues with your teeth can affect your overall health and even open the door to serious chronic medical conditions including diabetes, heart disease and osteoporosis. Specifically, overweight people have higher tooth decay levels, more missing teeth and fe ...

    Alison from Middlesex County, NJ Shares Her Bariatric Success One-Year After Gastric Sleeve

    June 05, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
    I have the best job in the world, most days. When I open my social media profiles and see a note like this, it makes all the challenges worth it. My 20-something patient, Alison Manion, surprised me with this message on my Facebook page this morning:   "One year ago today--just about this exact time--I was heading into weight loss surgery... I can't thank you enough Dr. A !! A year later--365 day ...

    Dr. Adeyeri's Bariatric Patients Share their Success Stories

    Feb. 27, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri

    We'd be happy to connect with you on Dr. Adeyeri's Facebook page!

    Feb. 15, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
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    Fred changes his life after weight loss surgery with New Jersey bariatric surgeon Dr. Adeyeri

    Feb. 15, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
    Fred was a patient who was relucant to undergo bariatric surgery. After he did, his quality of life was improved forever:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TCOvyx3Yafg

    Surgeon Ayotunde Adeyeri, MD, talks on News 12 NJ about how to prepare for surgery

    Feb. 15, 2015 by Ayotunde Adeyeri
    Surgeon Ayotunde Adeyeri, MD, talks on News 12 NJ on how to prepare for surgery
  • Location


    670 N. Beers Street
    Building 2 Suite 4
    Holmdel, NJ 07733

    Phone: (732) 217 3897


    3 Hospital Plaza
    Suite 206
    Old Bridge, NJ 08857

    Phone: (732) 217 3897
    Fax: 732-739-9094
  • Latest Reviews See all 114 reviews
    avatar carcher on July 25, 2019

    I had a VSG in August of 2018 preparatory to a duodenal switch in May of 2019. Dr. Adeyeri and his staff have been excellent with everything ranging from pre-surgery care to post-op followup to insurance questions and issues. My results have been fantastic, which More...

    avatar samsmom214 on March 16, 2018

    5 Stars doesn't seem like enough for Dr Adeyeri and his wonderful staff. . My initial consultation with Dr Adeyeri was fantastic. He never rushed me, and in fact took his time explaining the different possible bariatric procedures.. He was warm and congenial and I More...

    avatar Sherri Lutz on March 14, 2017

    I first started seeing Dr. Adeyeri in Nov 2016, once I decided the gastric sleeve surgery was right for me. I first attended the bariatric seminar provided by the Institute for weight loss at Raritan Bay Medical Center. Dr. Adeyeri was not there that night More...

  • Seminars
    Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for Me?
    Monday, July 13th 7p.m. - 8p.m.
    Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for Me?
    Wednesday, July 22nd 7:30p.m. - 8:30p.m.
    Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for Me?
    Monday, August 10th 7p.m. - 8p.m.

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