Juan C. Gutierrez, M.D. Bariatric and General Surgery in ocala, fl

surgeon bio

Board Certified General and Bariatric Surgeon

  • Medical Doctor - Albany Medical College - Albany, NY
  • General Surgery Residency - University of Miami - Miami, FL
  • MIS/Bariatric Fellowship - Orlando Regional Medical Center - Orlando, FL

Dr. Gutierrez serves on staff at Munroe Regional Medical Center specializing in minimally invasive and robotic approaches to bariatric and general surgery procedures. This results in superior outcomes over traditional surgery, including a lower complication rate, less postoperative pain, a faster return to normal activities, and better cosmetic results.

Dr. Gutierrez is board-certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery and is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Central Florida. He is an active member of multiple groups and societies, including the American College of Surgeons, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, and the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery. He is fluent in Spanish and spends his free time enjoying the many outdoor activities available in North and Central Florida.

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Bariatric Surgery

Sleeve Gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Biliopancreatic Diversion w/Duodenal Switch, ORBERA Intragastric Balloon, Gastric Band, Revisional Procedures

Anti-Reflux and Esophageal Surgery

Nissen Fundoplication, Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (EsophyX/TIF), Hiatal/Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Heller Myotomy

Gastric Surgery

Gastric Cancer and Tumors, Peptic Ulcer Surgery, Gastric Bleeding Procedures, Feeding Tube Placement, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy (EGD)

Abdominal Wall and Hernia Surgery

Ventral Hernia, Incisional Hernia, Umbilical Hernia, Inguinal Hernia, Femoral Hernia

Colon and Anorectal Surgery

Colon Resection, Colon and Rectal Cancer, Tumors and Polyps, Diverticulosis, Lower GI Bleeding, Anal Fistulas and Fissures, Hemorrhoids, Colonoscopy

General Surgery

Gallbladder Surgery, Appendectomy, Port-a-Cath Placement, Liver Biopsy, Skin Cancer and Lesions, Soft Tissue Masses including Lipomas, Pilonidal Cysts, Drainage of Abscesses

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Juan C. Gutierrez, M.D. - Bariatric and General Surgery

(352) 368-1661