Dr. Reza Keshavarzi, MD, FACS is a board-certified general surgeon who is fellowship trained in Minimally Invasive & Bariatric Surgery. He graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine with high honors in 2005 and embarked on his residency in general surgery at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. Dr. Keshavarzi also completed a fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopy, Bariatric & Robotic surgery at Jackson South Community Hospital.
He is board-certified in General Surgery, Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He’s a member of several professional societies including the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), American College of Surgeons (ACS), The American Medical Association (AMA) and Florida Medical Association (FMA).
Dr. Keshavarzi specializes in the treatment of obesity and surgical diseases related to excess body weight which may include gallstones, hernias, and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
Dr. Keshavarzi routinely performs:
- Laparoscopic/Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy
- Gastric Balloon forWeight Loss
- Robotic Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal)
- Robotic Inguinal, Ventral, and Umbilical hernias
- Reflux Surgeries (Fundoplication, Hiatal Hernia)
He is on medical staff at Jackson South Community Hospital, Baptist Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Fisherman’s Community Hospital as well as several out-patient surgical/endoscopy centers. He has access to the most state of art equipment for optimal results for his patients.
Dr. Keshavarzi prides himself in providing caring compassionate and personalized care with time-proven results. He makes himself available to his patients at all times and treats them like family members. He enjoys spending one on one time with his patients, coaching and educating them every step of the way.
American College of Surgeons Fellowship
In October 2017, Dr. Keshavarzi became a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. The letters FACS (Fellow, American College of Surgeons) after a surgeon’s name mean that the surgeon’s education and training, professional qualifications, surgical competence, and ethical conduct have passed a rigorous evaluation, and have been found to be consistent with the high standards established and demanded by the College.
Dr. Keshavarzi is a founding member of the American Foregut Society – AmericanForegutSociety.org