Are you in need of a general surgeon?
General surgeons are doctors who specialize in surgical procedures which includes any procedure that alters body tissues to diagnose or treat a medical condition. These physicians understand the entirety of the surgery from the initial evaluation through preparation, procedure, and post-operative management. General surgeons can perform procedures on all different areas of the body and treat a wide range of diseases and disorders.
Meet Dr. Onyeka Nwokocha!
Dr. Nwokocha is a board certified general and bariatric surgeon in Florida. He has been in the medical field for over 10 years and currently runs his own practice called the Sky on Sky Bariatrics and Surgery in Miami. He also has many affiliations with hospitals and doctors in other areas of Florida such as Fort Lauderdale.
Dr. Nwokocha specializes in bariatric weight loss procedures which involve minimally invasive techniques that use laparoscopic or robotic approaches. Some of his many procedures include gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, and gastric band. He also is an expert in a non invasive, non surgical procedure called a gastric balloon which can be as quick at 15 minutes and can lead to an average weight loss of 30-70 pounds. In addition to bariatric surgery, Dr. Nwokocha is also experienced in endoscopy and colon & rectal surgery. He performs upper endoscopies to diagnose and treat heartburn, ulcers and hiatal hernias. He is often referred to as “Dr. Universe” because he hopes to bring his medical success across the globe.
Want to schedule an appointment with Dr. Nwokocha?
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Dr. Onyeka Nwokocha, MD
Board Certification: American Board of Surgery
Practice: Sky on Sky Bariatrics and Surgery