Why should I have my weight loss surgery with Dr. Rekkas?

Dr Rekkas offers a specialized, multi-disciplinary Bariatric Surgery team who works with you on an individual basis to provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to be successful after your weight loss surgery.  He  completed a fellowship specializing in Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery and is well qualified to help you loose weight.  He was the first surgeon to bring the gastric sleeve procedure to Manatee County.

We provide a comprehensive network of support which includes: nutritional education and counseling, support group meetings to help you deal with the nutritional, lifestyle, and emotional changes you will experience. Our staff includes surgeons, physicians, physician assistants, nurses, dietitians, and psychiatrists, all of whom specialize in bariatrics and are available for life long care and support.