Meet Dr. Bass, Weight Loss Surgeon
Dr. Thomas Bass, MD, FACS is a weight loss surgeon and board-certified general surgeon specializing in bariatric surgery. Dr. Bass received his MD from the Medical College of Virginia and completed his surgical residency training at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center at Pennsylvania State University. In addition, he completed fellowships in both Minimally Invasive Surgery and Surgical Critical Care and holds additional board certification in Surgical Critical Care. His interest in becoming a weight loss surgeon began during his minimally invasive surgery fellowship, where he witnessed first-hand the life-changing effects that weight loss surgery can have.
Dr. Bass is also a proctor for the Lap-Band System, and is responsible for training other weight loss surgeons in Florida who are interested in performing the procedure. Dr. Bass is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, and the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons.