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Andre Fernandes Teixeira, MD - Bariatric Surgery

Orlando Health Bariatric and Laparoscopy Center

Address: 89 Copeland Drive
1st Floor
Orlando, FL 32806

Call: 321.843.8900

Fax: 321.843.8916

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Andre F. Teixeira, MD, is a board-certified bariatric physician for Orlando Health Bariatric and Laparoscopy Center.

Dr. Teixeira completed his undergraduate studies in biology at Augusta State University and earned his medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta. He completed his internship in general surgery at Orlando Regional Medical Center and his residency training at Orlando Health, where he also served as general surgery chief resident. He performed his bariatric and advanced minimally invasive surgery fellowship at Cleveland Clinic in Florida.

Dr. Teixeira has been published in multiple journals including The Obesity Journal, Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases and The American Surgeon. He also has published several book chapters. He has presented at many international and national conferences on various topics relating to general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Dr. Teixeira is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the American society of metabolic and bariatric surgery, the American College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association, the Morehouse School of Medicine Chapter, the American Medical Student Association and the Morehouse School of Medicine Chapter.

Dr. Teixeira is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish, as well as English.

Board Certifications

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Academic Information

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Medical Education

Morehouse School of Medicine

Residency

Orlando Health

Fellowship

Cleveland Clinic (Florida)

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Endoscopic Procedures

Endoscopic Procedures

Endoscopy, a technique that enables doctors to look inside your body organs with an optical device, is used to determine the health of your digestive system.

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Laparoscopic Weight Loss Surgery

Laparoscopic Weight Loss Surgery

Laparoscopic weight loss surgery, conducted through small incisions, causes less pain and enables you to return to your daily activities faster.

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ORBERA™ Intragastric Balloon Procedure

ORBERA™ Intragastric Balloon Procedure

The ORBERA™ Intragastric Balloon is a soft yet durable silicone balloon that is designed to assist adult patients with obesity, in losing and maintaining weight.

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Revision and Conversion Procedures

Revision and Conversion Procedures

If you regained more than 25 percent of weight lost after bariatric surgery or experienced complications, you may be a candidate for a revision or conversion.

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Robotic Weight-Loss Surgery

Robotic Weight-Loss Surgery

Our bariatric surgeons are recognized leaders in their field, performing minimally invasive robotic weight loss surgery.

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Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

You can reduce excess body weight by at least half with this laparoscopic weight loss surgery, which uses small incisions that minimize pain and recovery time.

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Sleeve Gastrectomy

Sleeve Gastrectomy

If you are diagnosed as morbidly obese, sleeve gastrectomy weight loss surgery can help you lose your excess weight and improve your quality of life.

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