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Rabkin, John's Physician Profile

Practice Name: Pacific Laparoscopy

Name: Rabkin, John MD, FACS

Specialty: Surgeon

Phone Number: 415-668-3200


2250 Hayes Street, 3rd Floor

San Francisco, CA 94117

United States

General Surgery Board Certified    
Fellow American College of Surgeon (FACS)
Member American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeon (ASMBS)
Surgeons of Excellence - Certified by Surgical Review Corporation (COE)
1. Approximately how many DS's have you performed 500-1000
      How many in past 2 years? 50-150
2. Do you offer the DS for any patient who meets the NIH criteria for bariatric surgery? Yes
      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? No
4. Do you have self-pay plan for patients with limited or no health insurance? No
      Does this include a follow up period? Yes
      How long? 3 Months
5. Do you do revisions of other bariatric surgeries to the DS,
       Adjustable Band? Yes
       Sleeve? Yes
       VBG? Yes
       Gastric bypass? Yes

Last Updated : 10/30/2014