With more than 25 years of performing surgeries to cure obesity, Founder and former president of the College of Bariatric Surgeons and Metabolic Diseases of Baja California, The elected president of the National College of Bariatric Surgeons of Mexico, and Founder and Lead Surgeon at the Obesity Goodbye Clinic, Dr. Sergio Verboonen.
Head of General and Digestive Surgery at The Tres Torres Hospital (Barcelona) and Head of the Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Unit (UCOM) in Barcelona for 25 years uninterruptedly. Founding member of the Spanish Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery.
Dr. Teixeira is a graduate of the Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia and completed his general surgery residency at New York Medical College along with a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and a member of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Teixeira is a national expert and leader in bariatric surgery. He has published numerous articles and studies in peer-reviewed journals, as well as chapters in textbooks, and has given extensive national and international lectures. Dr. Teixeira is currently Associate Professor of Surgery at the Zucker School of Medicine, Chief of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, and System Director for the Northwell Bariatric Collaborative Health System.
Consultant General/ Bariatric Surgeon, UGI lead and Corporate Lead Invasive Procedures Safety, South Tyneside and Sunderland NHSFT; Visiting Professor, University of Sunderland; Co-Editor "Journal of Bariatric Surgery"; - Associate Editor, “Obesity Surgery”, “Annals of RCS England” and "Clinical Obesity”; Editorial Board SOARD; Chief Co-ordinator, The Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons (TUGS); Associate Director of Scientific Programme and Member of the Council, ASGBI; Chair, Patient Safety Committee and Member of the Council, BOMSS; Member of the Council, BBUGSS;
Kambiz Kadkhodayan MD, is the Program Director of the Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship at the Center for Interventional Endoscopy, at AdventHealth, in Orlando, Florida. He is board-certified in Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine. His areas of clinical interest include comprehensive and interdisciplinary management of patients with obesity, complex pancreaticobiliary disease and gastrointestinal cancer.
CEO of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Associates and serves as Director of Minimally Invasive. and Bariatric Surgery for Fresno Cardiac and Surgical Hospital and as Medical Director for diabetic system planning at community medical centers. Professor of Surgery teaching residents at the University of California San Francisco - Fresno Program. Past President of the American Society for Metabolic and Surgery, Past President of the International Federation of Surgery and Metabolic Diseases.
Pós-Doutorado em NOTES e Cirurgia Minimamente Invasiva pela Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. Mestre e Doutor em Cirurgia pela Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul. Professor Adjunto da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul.
MD, MPH, FASMBS, is a surgeon in Cleveland, Ohio, at University Hospitals. She is Director of the Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Nutrition and the Center for Esophagus and Swallowing at the Digestive Health Institute and directs the MIS/Bariatric Fellowship. She is the first full professor of surgery at UH and Case Western Reserve University. She is a member of the Board of SAGES and serves on various committees. Member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).
Cirurgião do Aparelho Digestivo, Cirurgião Video-laparoscópico e Cirurgião Bariátrica. Área de Atuação: Cirurgia Bariátrica e Metabólica. Membro titular da Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Bariátrica e Metabólica (SBCBM) e da Federação Internacional de Cirurgia Bariátrica (IFSO). Presidente da SBCBM - Capítulo Goiás. Fellow em Cirurgia Laparoscópica Avançada no L' Institut Mutualiste Montsouris - Paris - França.
JEFE DEL DEPARTAMENTO DE CIRUGIA DE LA CLINICA ANGLO AMERICANA, PROFESOR DE LA FACULTAD DE MEDICINA UNIV NACIONAL MAYOR DE SAN MARCOS LIMA-PERU, PRESIDENTE DE IFSO LAC, Ex Presidente de la ACADEMIA PERUANA DE CIRUGIA, FUNDADOR, HONORARIO Y EX PRESIDENTE DE LA SOC PERUANA DE CIRUGIA ENDOSCOPICA.
Fellow do American College of Surgeons, Membro Titular do Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgiões , Membro Titular Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Bariátrica e Metabólica, Membro da International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders,
e Membro da American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Mestre e Doutor em Ciências Médico -Cirurgicas UFC; Mestre e Doutor em Ciências Médico -Cirurgicas UFC; Coordenador do Colegiado do Mestrado Profissional de Cirurgia Minimamente Invasiva e Simulação Realística em Saúde; Membro CBC, SBCBM e IFSO; Diretor Clínico do Núcleo do Obeso do Ceará
Dra Luiza Bandeira de Mello, cirurgia do aparelho digestivo pelo Hospital do Servidor Público Municipal de São Paulo, membro titular do CBCD, cirurgiã do serviço de cirurgia bariátrica do HRAN, doutoranda em ciências medicas pela UnB