Dr. Kaufman brings over eight years of laparoscopic bariatric surgical experience to the team.
Edmonds, WA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013
The renowned Puget Sound Surgical Center announces the addition of Dr. Jedediah A. Kaufman, effective immediately. Dr. Kaufman will join the expert surgical team to perform both Advanced Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery and Advanced Laparoscopic General Surgery.
Dr. Kaufman brings over eight years of laparoscopic bariatric surgical experience to the team. After attending medical school at the University of Minnesota, Dr. Kaufman completed his general surgical residency at the University of Washington. After further training in advanced laparoscopic solid organ, colon, and pancreatic surgery as well as robotic surgery, Dr. Kaufman created specialized techniques in advanced abdominal wall reconstruction for the treatment of hernias and complex bariatric surgery. His expertise in advanced techniques in both general and bariatric surgeries allows Dr. Kaufman and Puget Sound Surgical Center to continue to improve patients’ quality of life by providing solutions in areas of weight loss and abdominal weakness.
Puget Sound Surgical Center is proud to call Dr. Kaufman the newest addition to an outstanding surgical team that already includes exceptional surgeons like Eric Harris, MD FACS. Dr. Harris has extensive experience in facial, breast and body cosmetic surgery, with a special interest in post-bariatric surgery cosmetic correction. Dr. Harris attended medical school at Michigan State University before training in general surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona, and has more than six years of experience performing cosmetic surgery.
About Puget Sound Surgical Center
Puget Sound Surgical Center, also known as Puget Sound Bariatrics, is the premier surgical facility in the Pacific Northwest, offering state-of-the-art techniques and world-class comprehensive patient care. Puget Sound Surgical Center was the first facility in the world to offer the revolutionary LapSleeve® procedure as an outpatient procedure, with LapSleeve® being the first choice in most bariatric patients. Their expert surgical team has performed thousands of laparoscopic procedures and more than 800 LapSleeve® procedures, and is united by a passion for unsurpassed service and exemplary patient care. Puget Sound Surgical Center has facilities in Edmonds, WA and Bellingham, WA and is led by Dr. Rob Landerholm and Dr. Peter Billing, both accomplished laparoscopic surgeons with numerous years spent serving the Washington medical community. For more information, visit pugetsoundsurgicalcenter.com or pugetsoundbariatrics.com.