Why Choose Us?
In May 2019 Dr Ahmad was awarded first place for his presentation for his technique of robotic sleeve gastrectomy at the international federation of surgery for obesity at Lyon, France. He has also presented his techniques at oxford, London. Currently, visitors from other parts of the United States visit Dr Ahmad to learn his techniques of robotic bariatric surgery.
Our practice is recognized as a leading bariatric surgical facility in the State of New York and represents New York’s top-notch institution for patients suffering from morbid obesity. We have the talent, technology and experience to provide you with the highest quality surgical care.
- One of the lowest complication rates for Bariatric surgery in NY state.
- Most sleeves, bypasses and bands in Suffolk county.
- Director of Robotic Surgery at Mather Hospital.
- Director of Mather Hospital Bariatric Facility, a recognized “Center of Excellence in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery™” by the Surgical Review Corporation.
- Surgeon of Excellence in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery™ by the Surgical Review Corporation.
- Surgeon of Excellence in Robotic Surgery™ by the Surgical Review Corporation.
- Largest number of bariatric procedures on Long Island. With the lowest complication rates in New York state.
- Dr. Ahmad has an impeccable track record for safety and success with over 30 years experience.
- Over 13,600 bariatric, general and endoscopic procedures performed
- Currently (2018)Dr Ahmad performs the largest number of bariatric surgeries in Long Island.
- Awarded a Center of Excellence since 2007.
- One of the top records for long-term weight loss, high-quality care, and compassionate staff
- Dr. Ahmad and his practice represent the forefront of Bariatric surgery using the most cutting edge technology in the state of New York
- One of the first surgeons in Suffolk County to perform the gastric bypass surgery, utilizing the laparoscopic approach.
- Performed the first single incision Realize Gastric Banding in Long Island.
- Dr. Ahmad is rated one of America’s top surgeons by Pulse magazine and the Consumer Research Council
- Named one of the top 15 leaders in Bariatric surgery in America by Newsweek magazine
- Dr Ahmad is the most experienced Robotic Bariatric surgeon in New York State.
- Dr. Ahmad has been Named a “Leader in Weight Loss” by TIME Magazine, and is featured in the October 7th 2013 edition.
Dr. Ahmad is a pioneer in minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery. He is the first bariatric surgeon in Suffolk County to use the advanced daVinci robotic system to perform a bariatric procedure.