Sharla Sundberg

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 6 ratings

Sharla Sundberg Bariatric Surgeon MD

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  • About Me

    Dr. Sundberg is honored to be recognized as an SRQ Top Doctor Honoree 2021


    Dr. Sharla Sundberg, Bariatric Surgeon

    Sharla Sundberg, MD, FACS is a board-certified general and fellowship trained bariatric surgeon specializing in robotic and laparoscopic minimally invasive surgery at the LiveFit Surgical Weight Loss Center. Graduating with honors, she earned her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston and completed her residency at the esteemed Stanford University in California where she went on to complete a one-year fellowship specializing in bariatric and minimally invasive surgery.

    Dr. Sundberg is the Medical Director of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and Co-chairperson of the Robotic Surgery Committee at Blake Medical Center where she previously served as Chief of Surgery. She is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). She has received the distinctive honor of being recognized as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor and Sarasota Magazine’s Top Doctors in 2020 and 2021.

    Weight Loss Surgery with Dr. Sundberg

    My focus is to provide patient-centered surgical care of the highest quality that is tailored to suit each patient's needs and concerns. - Dr. Sundberg

    Dr. Sundberg is dedicated to providing her patients with unparalleled high-quality care. She is known for her superior surgical skills, her professionalism, and compassion by her patients and peers alike. Her practice is patient-centered with a focus on making sure patients are
    well-informed and treated with respect and kindness.

    Expertly trained in using the da Vinci Surgical Robotic System, Dr. Sundberg is highly recognized for treating complex abdominal procedures with precision. She performs many minimally invasive weight loss surgery procedures including the Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG), and Lap-Band removals. Additionally, Dr. Sundberg offers a variety of standard and complex minimally invasive abdominal surgeries to treat conditions such as colon disease, abdominal wall and groin hernias, gallbladder and appendix diseases, and many other diseases of the intestinal tract.

    Bariatric Surgery in Bradenton, Florida

    If you have tried losing weight without long-term success, bariatric surgery may be an option to help you reach your health goals. At LiveFit Surgical Weight Loss Center, we truly understand the challenges of losing weight and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. We know what an important decision it is in deciding if weight loss surgery is right for you. You can trust that we are here to help!

    Your first step on your new journey is to know your surgical options. We host an online seminar that you can watch from the comfort of your own home. Our commitment to you is to provide you with high-quality, coordinated medical care from the moment we have the pleasure of meeting you! For more information, call 941-752-2848 to speak to one of our caring healthcare professionals.

  • Latest Reviews See all 6 reviews
    avatar Vanessastjohn on Sept. 8, 2021

    Words can not describe how amazing this Doctor and her staff are! They make you feel like family from the very beginning. From the very first initial visit to post op, I have been in the best of care. Nurse Cate has been absolutely wonderful More...

    avatar Jrichemond23 on July 1, 2021

    My experience with Dr. Sundberg and her staff was amazing. Before I could have surgery I had to a certain amount of weight. Cate was phenomenal in helping me stay accountable with the weekly appointments and helped me come up with solutions to my cravings More...

    avatar Karen19611 on June 24, 2021

    Dr. Sundberg and staff are AMAZING! They truly care for their patients and are available for any questions or concerns. If you are in the Sarasota/Bradenton area. I highly recommend Dr. Sundberg. My only regret is not having this surgery sooner. Thank you, Dr More...

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