Bariatric Surgery

Our Team

At our center a multidisciplinary team has been assembled to help bring our patients the finest overall Bariatric care and assistance. Please meet our wonderful Bariatric team...

Surgeons and Clinical Providers

Robert Cooney, MD
Robert Cooney, MD
315 464-5549
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: General and Trauma Surgery; Bariatric Surgery; Critical Illnesses and Injuries; Gallbladder Disease; Gallstones; Hernias; more
Education: University of Vermont College of Medicine

Taewan Kim, MD
Taewan Kim, MD
315 464-1800
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Bariatric Surgery; Minimally Invasive Surgery; General Surgery; Abdominal Wall Defects; Achalasia; Appendicitis; more
Education: SUNY Upstate Medical University
Clinical Interests: Minimally Invasive Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery
Associations/Memberships: American College of Surgeons (ACS); American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS); Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

Maria C Lumbrazo, MS, FNP-BC
Maria C Lumbrazo, MS, FNP-BC
315 492-5036
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Family Medicine; Acute & Chronic Diseases and Conditions in Adult Patients; Acute & Chronic Diseases and Conditions in Pediatric Patients; Medical Emergencies; Bariatric Surgery; Emergency Services; more
Research Interests:

End of Life Pain Management in the Hospitalized Terminally Ill Patient

Education Interests:

Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke

Clinical Interests:

Emergency Medicine, Acute Care
Family Medicine
Hypertensive Management
Diabetes Management
Neurological Emergencies
Neuro Critical Care
General Surgery
Bariatrics

Associations/Memberships: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Matthew McDonald, DO
Matthew McDonald, DO
315 492-5036
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: General Surgery; Bariatric Surgery; Abdominal Colectomy; Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Surgery; Abdominoperineal Laparoscopic Resection; Acute Illness & Injury Management; more

Howard M Simon, MD
Howard M Simon, MD
315 492-5036
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Surgery; Critical Care Medicine; Minimally Invasive Surgery; Bariatric Surgery; General Surgery; Abdominal Abscess; more
Education: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
Research Interests: Bariatric trauma, hemorrhagic shock, ARDS
Clinical Interests: Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary, Trauma, Bariatric Surgery, Advanced Laparoscopic Procedures

Marguerite S Walser, NP
Marguerite S Walser, NP
315 492-5036
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Obesity