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    John Feng

    John J. Feng, M.D., FACS


    Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery

     
    Accepting new patients

    Surgery

     
    (Board Certified)
    Accepting new patients


    Redwood City Center
    805 Veterans Boulevard
    Suite 201
    Redwood City, California 94063
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    (650) 321-4121 
    Palo Alto Center
    795 El Camino Real
    Palo Alto, California 94301
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    (650) 321-4121 
     
    Fremont Center
    3200 Kearney Street
    Fremont, California 94538
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    (510) 490-1222 
    Dublin Center
    4050 Dublin Boulevard
    Dublin, California 94568
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    (925) 875-6100 
     

    Medical Affiliation(s)


    Hospital Affiliation(s)


    Education & Training

    Medical education:
    University of California at San Francisco, 1993
    Internship:
    University of California at San Francisco
    Residency:
    University of California at San Francisco
    Fellowship(s):
    Mount Sinai Medical Center Advanced Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgical Fellowship Specialty Training with Michel Gagner, MD, Daniel Herron, MD, Alfons Pomp, MD, William Inabnet, MD and Terri Quinn, MD

    Department

    Weight Loss Surgery, Surgery, General, Bariatric Surgery

    Professional Interests

    Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery
    Gastric bypass surgery, Laparoscopic adjustable band (Lap Band), Rou en Y gastric bypass, Vertical sleeve gastrectomy

    Surgery
    Abdominal surgery, Abdominal wall reconstruction, Achalasia, Adrenal surgery, Advanced laparoscopy, Anti-reflux surgery, Bariatric surgery, Cancer surgery, Colorectal surgery, Endocrine surgery, Gallbladder surgery, Gastric bypass surgery, Gastrointestinal surgery, Hemorrhoids, Hepatobiliary surgery, Hernia surgery, Hiatal hernia, Lap band surgery, Laparoscopic bariatric surgery, Laparoscopic bowel surgery, Laparoscopic colorectal surgery, Laparoscopic gastroesophogeal reflux surgery, Laparoscopic inguinal and ventral hernia repair, Laparoscopic surgery, Minimally invasive surgery, Oncologic surgery, Pancreas and biliary tract surgery, Paraesophogeal hernia, Robotic surgery, Roux-en-Y surgery, Vertical sleeve gastrectomy, Weight loss surgery

    Additional Information

    Robotic assisted advanced laparoscopic surgery for general surgery and bariatric surgery

    Spoken Languages

    Primary:
    English
    Additional:
    Mandarin (Excellent)

    Community Activities

    Active memberships: American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), American College of Surgeons Fellow (FACS), Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT)

    Personal Interests

    Dr. Feng enjoys spending time with friends and family. He plays recreational tennis and badminton on a regular basis. He also enjoys biking, hiking, and kayaking. He goes camping and fishing at Pinecrest Lake in the Stanislaus National Forest in the Summer and Yosemite in the Winter for skiing and hiking.

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    Philosophy of Care

    I strive to provide high-quality surgical care to my patients in a personal, compassionate manner. I engage patients in discussions about their care and empower them to share in the decision-making process. I believe that rather than just telling my patients what to do, it is important to provide informed options so that they can choose what fits best with their personal values, to the extent that it is safe and reasonable to do so. I really enjoy just about all of the interactions with my patients. I like explaining what is going on and helping them understand their general surgical issues. I welcome questions, because I believe that the more patients understand, the better able they are to care for themselves. Most of all, I enjoy working with my patients as a partner in their surgical care. For weight loss surgery (bariatric surgery) patients, I put great effort in providing comprehensive and expert care with long-term follow-up, along with expert colleagues in the surgical treatment of obesity, one of my specialties. Together, my colleagues and I, offer options including adjustable gastric banding (Allergan Lap-Band System), vertical/sleeve gastrectomy, and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass using minimally invasive or laparoscopic techniques. With the latest advances in surgical technology such as robotic assisted surgery with 3D vision as an example, I always looks forward to offering the best of these important tools to aid in the care of my patients.




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