Seun Sowemimo

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 4.99680511182 out of 5 with 298 ratings

Seun Sowemimo Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS, FASMBS

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11 yr Experience

11 yr in Bariatrics

18 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

11 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

85% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 18

Max Age of Patient is 70

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Ayotunde Adeyeri
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Lori Skurbe
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Bennet Togbe
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Gina Dreizin
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Jessica Uribe
Medical Assistant
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Joan DeLorenzo
Medical Assistant

  • About Me

    Dr. Seun Sowemimo, (Dr. Seun) is a board-certified, fellowship-trained general, laparoscopic and bariatric surgeon specializing in minimally invasive weight loss surgery and general surgical procedures, including diverticulitis, gallbladder and hernia conditions. 

    He is on staff at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold, Raritan Bay Medical Center, Old Bridge, and Bayshore Community Hospital, Holmdel, NJ.

    Dr. Seun is certified by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence for demonstrating a commitment to quality, safety, and a track record of favorable outcomes.

    Dr. Seun completed specialized fellowship training in advanced minimally invasive (laparoscopic), robotic and open bariatric surgery at the Hospital of St. Raphael, New Haven, CT, a 511-bed teaching hospital affiliated with the Yale University School of Medicine, renowned for excellence in patient care and top-quality medical education. 

    He completed his general surgery internship and residency training at College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, Harlem Hospital Center, New York, where he was also appointed Chief Resident (2004 - 2005). Additionally, he earned a medical degree at the College of Medicine, University of Lagos. He started surgical training at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, London, after he completed Clinical Clerkships at Kings College Hospital, London.

    In addition to presenting professional and patient-focused presentations at medical society and national meetings, Dr. Seun is also actively involved in several professional healthcare organizations:

    • American Medical Association (AMA)
    • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
    • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
    • American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons
    • American College of Surgeons

    Dr. Seun is also medical director at Central Jersey Bariatrics with offices in Freehold and Holmdel. He practices medicine with a warm, positive and easy-going point-of-view.

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  • Latest Reviews See all 298 reviews
    avatar lauraboora on May 25, 2018

    So very pleased with Dr. Togbe and the entire Prime Surgicare practice. I smile every day now because of them. Would highly recommend them.

    avatar Stamje on Oct. 1, 2017

    What can I say??? I wear dresses now with confidence I'm healthy, happy, and so much more I live Thank you team !!!!!

    avatar Fmiraglia99 on Aug. 8, 2017

    In April of 2016 I met with Dr.Seun for a consultation. I was scared and nervous and didn't know what to expect. I immediately felt comfortable with Dr. Seun, and knew I was making the right decision. The next 3 months I prepared More...

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