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About Dr. Shawn M Garber

Dr. Shawn M Garber, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Roslyn Heights, NY. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Garber has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

186 Ratings with 73 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shawn M Garber is Excellent. Dr. Shawn M Garber has been rated by 186 patients. From those 186 patients 73 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Shawn M Garber is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

New York Bariatric Group

125 Mineola Ave Ste 200
Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
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Specialties

Dr. Shawn M Garber has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • 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.

  • Expertise

    6 Expertise

  • Obesity
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Laparoscopic General Surgery
  • Obesity (Bariatrics)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

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Five Stars

Answered all questions.

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Five Stars

Excellent doctor, very good bedside manor.

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Five Stars

Everyone here is amazing. I live in Florida now I wish you would open an office there.

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Five Stars

Everyone has been exceptional. Very friendly and approachable.

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Five Stars

The best.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2016, 2011, 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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2012, 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.

  • Education

    26 Years Experience

  • New York Medical College

    Graduated in 1992

  • Li Jewish Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Shawn M Garber accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

New York Bariatric Group, 125 Mineola Ave Ste 200, Roslyn Heights, NY

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