Patrick Coates

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 4.16666666667 out of 5 with 142 ratings

Patrick Coates Bariatric Surgeon M.D., FACS

33 yr Experience

15 yr in Bariatrics

26 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

15 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

95% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 18

Max Age of Patient is n/a

  • About Me
    Patrick J. Coates, MD, FACS Bariatric Surgeon, Bariatric Program Medical Director Dr. Patrick Coates is a board certified general surgeon. He graduated from medical school at Autonomous University of Guadalajara in 1978. Dr. Coates completed his general surgery residency through the University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco's Fresno-Central San Joaquin Valley Medical Education Program at Valley Medical Center in Fresno. Dr. Coates has extensive experience in general and weight loss surgery. His bariatric scope of practice includes laparoscopic gastric bypass, vertical sleeve gastrectomy, revision and duodenal switch surgeries. Dr. Coates has more than seven years of experience performing weight loss surgery. Dr. Coates is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), American College of Surgery and the Stanislaus Medical Society. In addition, Dr. Coates is the Memorial Medical Center Bariatric Program Medical Director. Dr. Coates has performed more than 4,300 bariatric surgeries to date. Dr. Coates is the Director of bariatrics at Damron.n
  • Latest Reviews See all 142 reviews
    avatar Jason W. on Dec. 2, 2016

    ***I warn anyone who is having this surgery to seriously ask around about their doctors. Learn more about their post and pre-care. I was shocked to see how much more other surgeons are involved with their patients. Dr. Coats and Central California Bariatric Surgery are More...

    avatar Baerny on June 29, 2015

    I had my surgery June 11th, 2015 and Dr. Coates is literally amazing. The stockton office is a bit iffy, but the nurses at the hospital, and most of his are amazing! I talked to Dr. Coates, and then was taken into a FREEZING room More...

    avatar onemeanmom on Oct. 23, 2014

    My RNY 2008 surgery was amazing! I had no pain, like ever. It was the easiest thing I have even done for myself. Dr. Coates is amazing! I did meet him and was very pleased. Highly recommend this wonderful surgeon!

  • Location
    Modesto, CA 95355
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