Doctor Category: Bariatric Surgery
Patients from Dearborn to Canton and throughout the region have access to some of the most advanced surgical solutions available through Beaumont General and Bariatric Surgery and Beaumont Bariatric Associates. The two practices are staffed by a team of experts committed to providing the best possible treatments to meet all the surgical needs of their patients. Doctors Daniel Bacal, M.D., FACS, FASMBS; Edward Mavashev, M.D., FACS, FASMBS, and Nathan LaFayette, M.D., FACS, FASMBS, specialize in minimally invasive procedures and are fellowship-trained, board certified general surgeons, as well as active members in the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgeons, and Society of American Gastroenterology and Endoscopic Surgeons.
Dr. Bacal has been in practice for nearly 20 years and serves as the program director for bariatric surgery at Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn. He has earned the Hour Detroit Top Docs designation for several years, and has numerous publications in peer reviewed journals and presentations in national medical conferences. Dr. Mavashev is the program director for bariatric surgery and is chief of surgery at Beaumont Hospital, Wayne. He has been in practice for more than 10 years, has done multiple presentations at local and national conferences and is a multi-year Hour Detroit Top Doc. Dr. LaFayette has practiced for five years and has published several articles in peer-reviewed journals, as well as chapters in a variety of surgical textbooks.
They are among the early adaptors of the da Vinci robotic-assisted platform in general surgery and have served as proctors in robotic surgery. They have expertise in advanced, minimally invasive general and bariatric surgery, including weight loss procedures such as gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, and revisional bariatric surgery. Those interested in bariatric surgery are encouraged to attend a free weekly seminar or call their office. Visit beaumont.org/gbsd to learn more.
For those patients interested in discussing minimally invasive approaches to general surgical needs, call 313-251-6341.