Rajeev Vohra

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 with 110 ratings

Rajeev Vohra Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS

Rajeev Vohra Bariatric Surgeon Picture

34 yr Experience

20 yr in Bariatrics

30 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

20 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

85% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 16

Max Age of Patient is 75

  • About Me


    Dr. Rajeev Vohra, Bariatric Surgeon

    Rajeev Vohra, MD, FACS is the founder of New York Bariatrics & Laparoscopy, PC, one of the longest-running comprehensive bariatric centers serving the Long Island community. He is also the Director of Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery at South Nassau Communities Hospital in New York since 2001. He earned his medical degree from Maulana Azad Medical College in New Delhi, India. He completed his general surgery residency and advanced laparoscopic training at New York University Medical Center, known for their evidence-based clinical care.

    Dr. Vohra is fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and a member of the American Medical Association (AMA), the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), the American Board of Surgery (ABS), and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). Dr. Vohra has also served an academic appointment as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

    Bariatric Surgery in New York with Dr. Rajeev Vohra

    This is a transformation, it’s a rebirth, you just gave them their lives back. This is now the first day of the rest of their life, their new lives. Things which we all take for granted are certainly now within their reach. I love what I do, I really truly love what I do. It is the most rewarding aspect of my career. - Dr. Rajeev Vohra

    Dr. Vohra’s many years of experience and specialized training in the field of bariatric surgery have led him to be known as a highly regarded surgeon and pioneer in laparoscopic and bariatric surgery. He is dedicated to excellence in patient care and to the long-term weight loss success for each and every patient. With precision and care, Dr. Rajeev Vohra performs the Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass, Adjustable Gastric Banding, and weight loss surgery revisions. He also routinely performs advanced laparoscopic procedures such as anti-reflux procedures, hernia repairs, gallbladder removal, colon resection, and upper endoscopy diagnostic procedures.

    Surgeries are performed at the Bariatric and Metabolic Institute at South Nassau Communities Hospital, an award-winning comprehensive center led by Dr. Vohra and accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP).

    Weight Loss Surgery on Long Island with Dr. Vohra

    Trusted and loved by Long Island bariatric patients, Dr. Rajeev Vohra and the New York Bariatrics & Laparoscopy team is dedicated to the medical needs and weight loss goals of the communities of Nassau, Suffolk, and the tri-state metro area. If you’re ready to take the next step and would like more information on weight loss surgery with Dr. Vohra, please join us for a free informational seminar. At the seminar, we’ll discuss the different types of bariatric surgeries, the benefits and risks, and details on qualifying for surgery.

    Please call us at 516-374-8631 if you have any questions or need help registering for a seminar. Our entire team is here to help guide you to a happier and healthier new life!

  • Latest Reviews See all 110 reviews
    avatar gagink on May 7, 2014

    I had my lap band surgery about a year ago. I have had several problems with it. The office staff and the PAs are wonderful but Dr. Vorha is not a nice man. He treats all his patients like they are numbers and not people More...

    avatar denra2 on Jan. 10, 2012

    My first impression of Dr Vohra was a competent surgeon with an excellent bedside manner. Over the time I have known him my first impression was confirmed. His staff are professional , friendly and efficent. He stress's the importance of aftercare. He has a structured More...

    avatar Gettingitdone4me on Nov. 23, 2011

    I can't say enough. Dr Vohra and his ENTIRE staff are unbelievably amazing. I HIGHLY recommend New York Bariatrics. They are, knowledgeable, kind, talented, and make you know you matter. Day 5 post op and already I feel great. I LOVE them.

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