Steven D. Schwaitzberg, MD, FACS


Dr. Steven Schwaitzberg, chair of the UBMD Surgery, is Fellowship trained and nationally recognized as a pioneer of minimally invasive surgery. He recently served as the President of SAGES (Society of American Gastrointestinal and and Endoscopic Surgeons) a national organization that works to improve patient care and advance the field of surgery. Dr. Schwaitzberg has undergone extensive training in minimally invasive surgery and has performed thousands of cases, teaching surgeons around the world.


  • Adrenal gland Tumors and Splenic Disease
  • Endoscopy
  • Gallbladder
  • Hernia Surgery (minimally invasive)
  • Laparoscopic and Open Surgery for Adrenal and  Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Evolution of Incidentaloma
    • Functional
    • Malignancy
  • Linx
  • Minimally Invasive Treatment of Endocrine Pancreatic Lesions
  • Nissen Fundoplication
  • Thyroid Tumor Resection (minimally invasive)
  • Total Parathyroidectomy and Parathyroid Auto Transplantation
    • Calciphylaxis
  • Treatment of Achalasia
  • Treatment of GERD
  • Treatment of Parathyroid Adenoma and Hyperplasia

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