Thomas Y. Chua, MD, FACS, is medical director of the Bariatric Surgery Program at Aurora Sinai Medical Center. He is board certified in general surgery, fellowship-trained in vascular surgery and an academic leader in teaching other surgeons in the field of bariatrics.� �
Dr. Chua's expertise includes:� �
- Bariatric procedures, including sleeve gastrectomy, adjustable gastric band, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and vertical banded gastroplasty (VBG).� �
- Minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures, including cholecystectomy, colon resection, rectopexy and gastrojejunostomy.� �
- Lipectomy (tummy/arm/leg tuck) to remove excess skin after weight loss.� �
Dr. Chua works closely with the Aurora Sinai Bariatric Program manager, clinical coordinators, nutritionists, psychologists and physician assistants to develop personalized treatment plans for each patient.
Far Eastern University (Degree earned: MD)
Sinai Samaritan Medical Center�Medical Education Office - General Surgery