Dr. Shillingford and his staff offer the latest surgical procedures to patients looking to improve their lives and their health. Along with lap band surgery, he offers a comprehensive range of weight loss services including consultative services and surgical treatment options. The goal is to personalize treatment plans to match the needs of each patient. To help achieve this goal, Dr. Shillingford has staff that is fluent in Spanish to accommodate the our many Spanish speaking patients.
As a leader in lap band and bariatric surgery in South Florida and as a Center of Excellence surgeon, Dr. Shillingford performs hundreds of bariatric procedures each year, including lap band, gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, and revisional surgeries. His vast knowledge of the gastrointestinal system and surgical experience also make him an ideal surgeon for general surgeries, including open and laparoscopic hernia repair, cholecystectomy, appendectomy, polypectomy, splenectomy, and colectomy surgeries. In order to provide the highest quality surgical care, Dr. Shillingford is certified in da Vinci Robotic Surgery. His Medspa practice also offers Botox, Juvederm, Kybella, and Voluma fillers to patients seeking to improve their skin quality, which is often the case after significant weight loss following bariatric surgery and for patients, in general, who are seeking cosmetic services.
Dr. Shillingford and his clinical staff create a supportive environment for patients. Our program provides services in an environment of compassionate intervention and goal-oriented care. The goal is to perform the most appropriate intervention for the needs of each patient and provide support to create an environment where success is maintained. This excellence in patient care is provided from consultation through treatment and postoperative care.