Vishal Mehta MD is a Board Certified General Surgeon with fellowship training in Bariatric Surgery and additional training in Liposuction and Body Contouring
In 2002, Dr. Mehta became amongst the first fellowship trained bariatric surgeons in the United States, and has devoted his career to helping patients lose weight, reclaiming their health and their life. He has helped 3,000 people lose about 250,000 lbs. and has helped about an another 1,000 people with body contouring procedures such as Tummy-tucks & liposuction. He has served as Chief of Bariatric Surgery at 2 hospitals, was amongst the first in the world to perform Robotic Bariatric Surgery, and is currently among a handful in the US who perform the new Gastric Plication procedure. He is unique in that he can offer patients both Bariatric Surgery & Body Contouring procedures. His affiliated hospital is designated a "Center of Excellence" for bariatric surgery. Although a majority of our patients are from NJ, NY & PA, some travel much greater distance, especially those who have complex issues.