George A. Fielding, MD

  • Specialties: Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-3166

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

obesity, minimally invasive surgery, gastric banding, stomach bypass, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), fundoplication, operation on stomach, delayed gastric emptying, stomach disease, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, gallbladder surgery, hernia repair procedure, hernia, weight loss
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Obesity, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Credentials

Positions

  • J. Ira and Nicki Harris Family Professor of Surgery and Bariatric Medicine, Department of Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1979
  • MD from University Of Queensland

Departments

Locations and Appointments

48 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • GHI CBP
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP EPO/PPO
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HIP POS
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Bariatrics Surgical Associates
530 1st Avenue, Suite 10S
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 212-263-3166

NYU Bariatrics Surgical Associates
5B Medical Park Drive
Pomona, NY 10970

Contact

Phone: 212-263-3166

NYU Bariatrics Surgical Associates
1624 East 14th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229

Contact

Phone: 212-263-3166

NYU Bariatrics Surgical Associates
1630 East 14th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229

Contact

Phone: 212-263-3166

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My Research

Long term follow up of lap band surgery; Lap Band in adolescents; Lap Band in lower BMI obese diabetics; Pre -op weight loss with optifast prior to bariatric surgery; Vitamin malnutrition after biliopancreatic diversion surgery; laparoscopic hernia repair in athletes; laparoscopic liver resection

Publications

  • Sustained Weight Loss After Gastric Banding Revision for Pouch-Related Problems

    Beitner, Melissa M; Ren-Fielding, Christine J; Kurian, Marina S; Schwack, Bradley F; Skandarajah, Anita R; Thomson, Benjamin N; Baxter, Andrew R; Leon Pachter, H; Fielding, George A 2014 Jan; 81-86, Annals of surgery — id: 902302, year: 2014, page: 81, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Laparoscopic gastric banding resolves the metabolic syndrome and improves lipid profile over five years in obese patients with body mass index 30-40 kg/m

    Heffron, Sean P; Singh, Amita; Zagzag, Jonathan; Youn, Heekoung A; Underberg, James A; Fielding, George A; Ren-Fielding, Christine J 2014 Aug; 183-190, Atherosclerosis — id: 1259062, year: 2014, page: 183, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Safety and efficacy of laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding in patients aged seventy and older

    Loy, John J; Youn, Heekoung A; Schwack, Bradley; Kurian, Marina S; Fielding, George A; Ren-Fielding, Christine J 2014 Mar-Apr; 284-289, Surgery for obesity & related diseases — id: 867052, year: 2014, page: 284, stat: Journal Article
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