Expert M.D. addresses obesity & bariatric surgery on ‘Top Docs Radio’
Kevin McGill, M.D., FACS, FASMBS – the director of metabolic surgery at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta – discusses obesity and metabolic/bariatric surgery on the latest episode of the Medical Association of Georgia’s (MAG) ‘Top Docs Radio’ show.
Dr. McGill addresses…
– How prevalent obesity is today
– The most common causes of obesity
– The comorbidities that are related to obesity
– The treatment options that are available for obesity
– Metabolic/bariatric surgery from a number of perspectives
Dr. McGill’s practice focuses on minimally invasive bariatric surgery, including robotic and foregut surgery. With a degree from the Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. McGill completed his general surgery training at Loyola University Medical Center in Illinois and a fellowship in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at Columbia University’s St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York. He is board certified in surgery, and he is a fellow of the both the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Between downloads and live listeners, MAG’s ‘Top Docs Radio’ show has now reached more than 360,000 listeners and viewers – which includes people in all 50 states and more than 80 countries. The program is supported with a grant from Alliant Health Solutions in memory of Tom Williams, its former CEO.
Click for American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery website
Click for Obesity Action Coalition website
Click for Dr. McGill’s practice website