Dr. Nikhilesh R Sekhar, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fairfield, CT, with another office in Port Jefferson, NY. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine and Surgery. He speaks English.


Dr. Nikhilesh R Sekhar has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Nikhilesh R Sekhar has the following 24 expertise

  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Digestive System Abnormalities
  • Liver Diseases
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Surgery
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Appendectomy
  • Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Critical Care
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Heartburn

Dr. Nikhilesh R Sekhar has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey

    Graduated in 1999

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