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Dr. Grant M Searles Is this you?

About

Dr. Grant M Searles, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Anchorage, AK, with another office in Anchorage, AK. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Grant M Searles has the following 1 specialty

  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2015)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Expertise

    2 Expertise

  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Education

    25 Years Experience

  • Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1993

  • Uc Davis Medical Center

    Residency

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    Dr. Grant M Searles is similar to the following 2 Doctors near Anchorage, AK.