Bariatric surgery is currently the only long-term effective treatment for morbid obesity and its related diseases such as type 2 diabetes
From minimally invasive hernia repair, gallbladder surgery and more, our team of general surgeons and staff is highly trained and skilled
Representing an incredible advance in the field of surgery robotically assisted bariatric surgery has revolutionized the procedures we offer
Welcome to South Shore Surgical Specialists – Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery
We know that you have a choice in surgical practices and we thank you for considering South Shore Surgical Specialists – Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery. Our practice consists of three highly skilled, well trained and very experienced surgeons, all of whom are dedicated to the safety of our patients and the effectiveness of the procedures that we offer. Our surgeons, Dr. Edward Cussatti, Dr. Way Lee and Dr. Firas Bridges are highly trained in in general surgery and specialize in advanced minimally invasive procedures and bariatric surgery in West Islip, NY. Our practice has been certified as a Center of Excellence for bariatric surgery by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
True quality of care requires several components working in harmony. Skilled surgeons working with a dedicated and experienced surgical staff ensure that your procedures are as safe and effective as possible. A friendly and compassionate office staff is here to make the process before and after surgery as smooth as it can be. Finally, our surgical facilities are outfitted with the most advanced technology and exceptional caregivers to ensure that your recovery is both uneventful and comfortable.
We look forward to meeting you and we encourage you to schedule a consultation with our office to learn more about the procedures we offer, meet our staff and see why we are truly different.
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South Shore Surgical Specialists
South Shore Surgical Specialists is comprised of three highly skilled and dedicated general surgeons specializing in the treatment of obesity and its related medical issues. Supported by a staff of experienced clinicians, we offer the safest and most effective procedures for our patients' particular circumstances
We encourage you to learn more about our general and bariatric surgery program by signing up for a free weight loss surgery seminar or contacting us for a consultation with one of our surgeons. In the meantime please browse our website to learn more about us and the procedures we offer.