Dr. Firas Bridges West Islip
Dr. Firas Bridges is an experienced general surgeon specializing in laparoscopic in bariatric surgery for the management of obesity and its related diseases.
He is the newest member of South Shore Surgical Specialists and joins us with a great deal of experience in bariatric surgery having performed over 600 gastric bypass procedures, 300 gastric sleeves and three and 100 gastric banding surgeries. He has also performed 100 revisional procedures to correct a failed primary bariatric procedure
Education and Training
- Medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine
- Residency at Danbury Hospital in Connecticut
- Fellowship in laparoscopic surgery at Westchester Medical Center