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Bonanni, Fernando's Physician Profile

Practice Name: Abington Memorial Hospital, Institute, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

Name: Bonanni, Fernando MD, FACS, FASMBS

Specialty: Surgeon

Phone Number: (215) 441-6800

Email: 2154416810


225 Newtown Rd. 2nd Floor

Warminster, PA 18974

United States

General Surgery Board Certified    
Fellow American College of Surgeon (FACS)
Fellow American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeon (FASMBS)
Member American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeon (ASMBS)
Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) Participating Surgeon
1. Approximately how many DS's have you performed 50-150
      How many in past 2 years? < 50
2. Do you offer the DS for any patient who meets the NIH criteria for bariatric surgery? No
      Do you limit its availability to those with BMI > 50? No
3. Do you perform the DS,
       Laparoscopically? Yes
       Open? Yes
       Planned two-stage procedure? Yes
If so, what are your criteria for requiring a planned two-stage procedure?

"Only if the patient prefers to stage. Otherwise I plan a full procedure. If it is not possible then I will stage the procedure. "

4. Do you have self-pay plan for patients with limited or no health insurance? No
      Does this include a follow up period? No
5. Do you do revisions of other bariatric surgeries to the DS,
       Adjustable Band? Yes
       Sleeve? Yes
       VBG? Yes
       Gastric bypass? Yes

Last Updated : 10/21/2014