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SURGICAL SPECIALISTS, P.C.

NEIL FLOCH, M.D., FACS

Dr. Neil FlochDr. Neil Floch is a Board Certified General Surgeon who has specialized in Advanced Laparoscopic, Foregut and Bariatric Surgery. He is the Director of Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery at Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, Connecticut. Dr. Floch is a member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons, the American Medical Association and the Society of American Gastroendoscopic Surgeons.

Dr. Floch graduated from Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, Magna Cum Laude. He continued his education at the Boston University School of Medicine. He completed his Residency in General Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. From there Dr. Floch completed his Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. While at the Mayo Clinic, he studied under Dr. Ronald Hinder and specialized in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery. He then became an instructor at the Mayo Clinic in Surgery in 1998.

During his training, Dr. Floch developed an expertise in anti-reflux and laparoscopic surgery. He has been performing all types of general surgical procedures since 1997. He has performed hundreds of laparoscopic procedures, which are less invasive, allow for quicker recovery and less scarring postoperatively. The procedures he performs include laparoscopic fundoplications for the treatment of severe gastroesophageal reflux disease, laparoscopic cholecystectomies, appendectomies, hiatal hernia repairs, as well as laparoscopic bariatric procedures, including lap band, gastric sleeve and Roux-n-y gastric bypass. Dr. Floch also performs colon resections, abdominal surgeries and is able to address the general surgical needs of his patients.

Dr. Neil Floch has maintained a General Surgery and Bariatric private practice in the Norwalk Community since 1998. He has satellite offices located in Stamford, Fairfield and New London, to allow access for patients in other areas of the state to his expertise. Dr. Floch has privileges to perform surgery at both Norwalk Hospital in Norwalk, Connecticut, and St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Dr. Floch has participated on various Committees at the Norwalk Hospital and has been an advocate for developing educational programs for patients regarding weight loss, reflux and endoscopic surgeries.. He has authored twenty-four (24) published journal articles. Dr. Floch contributed to, and has written seven chapters, including the first one hundred (100) pages of Netters Gastroenterology, specializing in surgery on the esophagus and bariatric surgery. He has provided countless presentations on topics including reflux surgery, bariatric surgery, hernia repair and endoscopic procedures. Dr. Floch was a member of the Norwalk Hospital Strategic Planning Committee from 2005-2007. He also served as Chairman of the Bariatric Center of Excellence Task Force Committee for Norwalk Hospital and on the Medical Executive Committee from 2008-2010.

Throughout his career Dr. Floch has been the recipient of various awards and honors. In 2002, Dr. Floch was the recipient of the Scallen Award for Innovations in Antireflux Surgery at Norwalk Hospital. He was one of four nominees in 2004 and 2005 for the Melville G. Magida Award, an award given to an outstanding young physician by The Richard & Hinda Rosenthal Foundation and the Fairfield County Medical Association. In 2009 he was recognized as Best Physician as chosen by his peers in the published Consumers' Guide to Top Doctors. Most recently, Dr. Neil Floch was named a Top Doctor in Bariatric Surgery by Connecticut Magazine for 2011 and 2012.

More information about Dr. Neil Floch and his medical practice, Farifield County Bariatrics & Surgical Specialists, P.C. is available at www.antireflux.com and www.endtheweight.com.

LOCATIONS


148 EAST AVENUE, SUITE 3A
NORWALK, CT 06851
203-899-0744

2 TRAP FALLS ROAD, SUITE 100
SHELTON, CT 06484
203-256-9707

778 LONG RIDGE ROAD, SUITE 101
STAMFORD, CT 06902
203-348-0589

52 WASHINGTON AVENUE, SUITE 3
NORTH HAVEN, CT 06473
203-285-2861

831 BOSTON POST ROAD, SUITE 202
MILFORD, CT 06460
203-647-0140

Dr. Craig Floch

the founder and senior partner of Fairfield County Bariatrics & Surgical Specialists, P.C. His commitment has enabled us to become one of the most prominent, dedicated, personal and highly respected practices serving Connecticut, New England and New York.

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Dr. Neil Floch

the Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Norwalk Hospital as well as the Bariatric Director of the Hospital. He is the first fellowship trained advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon in Fairfield County.

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Dr. Peter Ingraldi

is a partner of Fairfield County Bariatrics & Surgical Specialists, P.C. He joined our practice in 2007. Dr. Ingraldi specializes in general surgery and surgical critical care and is Board Certififed in both fields.

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Abe Fridman

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Dr. Marko Lujic

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