Crouse Hospital's Weight Loss (Bariatric) Surgery team has years of experience in helping people realize successful weight loss. Each of the team's members is affiliated with Central New York Surgical Physicians, PC.
DR. DESIMONE AND DR. COOPER TALK WITH 93Q'S AMY ROBBINS AND TED LONG, CROUSE HOSPITAL'S FIRST BARIATRIC SURGERY PATIENT.
Jeffrey DeSimone, MD
Medical School: Georgetown University Medical College
Internship/Residency: State University of New York Health Science Center
Fellowship: State University of New York Health Science Center, Syracuse
Board Certifications: Diplomate - American Board of Surgery
Kenneth Cooper, DO
Medical School: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
Internship/Residency: State University of New York - Upstate Medical University
Board Certification: Diplomate - American Board of Surgery
Tammy Holbert, RN, BSN
Administrator, Crouse Hospital Bariatric Surgery Program
Training: RN, Crouse Hospital College of Nursing; BSN, cum laude, Upstate Medical University; MSN in progress (Family Nurse Practitioner track), Upstate Medical University
Honors: Inducted to the Honor Society at Upstate, Omicron Alpha Sigma Theta Tau.
Experience: Employed with Crouse Hospital since 2001, with experience in Pediatrics, Cardiac, Emergency and Surgical Services.