Dr. Edward H. Cussatti
Dr. Edward H. Cussatti
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Serving patients seeking bariatric surgery in Long Island, Suffolk County and the surrounding area
Edward H. Cussatti, MD, FACS, is a highly skilled, board-certified surgeon who specializes in the treatment and cure of obesity through minimally invasive weight loss procedures.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and his practice has been named a Center of Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).
has received multiple awards for his
research efforts and outstanding surgical skills, which he
utilizes to help patients lose weight and improve their overall health following bariatric surgery.
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As a premier bariatric surgeon in Long Island, Dr. Cussatti performs a wide range of minimally invasive weight loss procedures, including gastric bypass and Lap-Band surgery.
The Lap-Band procedure is often performed via a single small (3cm) incision, leaving virtually no scars.
Each procedure induces weight loss by reducing the capacity of the stomach, and thus the amount of food that can be consumed.
These advanced bariatric surgery techniques allow Dr. Cussatti
team to provide each patient with an effective treatment that will best fit their needs and lead to the most desired weight loss results.
performs all weight loss procedures at the prestigious Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center located on the south shore of Long Island.
In addition to bariatric surgery, he
also offers minimally invasive interventions for breast surgery, endocrine surgery, hernia surgery and gall bladder surgery.
To further assist his
patients in achieving their desired weight, Dr. Cussatti
provides each patient with a comprehensive weight loss program, which includes an in-depth group seminar and a multi-specialty evaluation as part of preoperative preparation.
This crucial step allows Dr. Cussatti
to ensure that the patient is physically and emotionally prepared to undergo weight loss surgery.
Next, an individualized treatment plan is developed by Dr. Cussatti
, in close partnership with the patient.
Following surgery, Dr. Cussatti's
weight loss program focuses on assisting the patient in reaching and maintaining his
ideal weight through ongoing physical and emotional support.
To schedule a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Cussatti
and learn more about your weight loss options, please contact his
office at (631) 816-2035.
More About Edward H. Cussatti, MD, FACS
Edward H. Cussatti, MD, FACS, earned an undergraduate degree at Fordham University in New York City and a medical degree at the Howard University College of Medicine.
completed a general surgery residency program at Stamford Hospital
, an affiliate of Columbia University.
underwent advanced training in minimally invasive bariatric surgery techniques at the University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Cussatti is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons.