Bariatric Surgeons in New Jersey

Discuss your weight loss surgery options with an award-winning bariatric surgeon.

Our surgeons specialize in minimally invasive, laparoscopic & robotic bariatric surgery including gastric band surgery, vertical sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, intragastric balloon and more.

Dr. Alexander Abkin

Alexander Abkin, MD, FACS


Dr. Alexander Abkin is board certified by American Board of Surgery since 1997. His area of expertise is minimally invasive weight loss surgery. He has performed over 7,500 bariatric procedures in the past 17 years.

Dr. Abkin is a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS).

Dr. Mikhail Botvinov

Mikhail Botvinov, DO

Dr. Mikhail Botvinov is a board certified general surgeon who specializes in bariatric and general laparoscopic surgery. He is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons and the American Osteopathic Association.

Dr. Botvinov joined the practice in 2013.

Dr. Aram E. Jawed

Aram E. Jawed, MD

Dr. Aram Jawed is a general surgeon, board certified by American Board of Surgery, specializing in Laparoscopic Bariatric and Robotic surgery. He is certified by da Vinci® Surgical as a robotic surgeon.

Dr. Jawed joined the practice in 2016.

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