Dr. Marc Bessler, MD

Bariatric Surgeon


  • New York Magazine’s Top Doctors, 2005-2016
  • United States Surgical Professor of Surgery at Columbia University
  • Blakernore Prize for Excellence in Surgical Research, June 1996


Dr. Marc Bessler is the United States Surgical Professor of Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Bessler’s clinical specializes in surgical management of morbid obesity, gastroesophageal reflux disease, laparoscopic surgery of the stomach, esophagus and hernia surgery, and natural orifice surgery.

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He earned his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine, and completed his residency in general surgery and his fellowship in surgical endoscopy at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in New York City.

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