Fernando Bonanni Jr., MD

Fernando Bonanni Jr., MD

General Surgery Warminster, PA

Director, Institute for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

Office Address

Office Map
  • 225 Newtown Rd
    2nd Floor
    Warminster, PA 18974
    Phone: (215) 441-6800

Dr. Bonanni's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • General Surgery: General Surgery, Bariatric

Dr. Bonanni's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Chair Bariatric CommitteeAbington Memorial Hospital
    Abington, PA
    Operating Room Resource Allocation (2006-present); Operating Room Management Committee (2006-present); Operating Room Block Committee (2006-present); Safety Officer, Department of Surgery (2007-present); Member Credentials Committee (2010-present)
  • Public Safety CommitteeAmerican Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
    Gainesville, FL
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of SurgeryDrexel University College of Medicine
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Clinical Associate ProfessorDeSales University
    Center Valley, PA
  • Visiting FacultySt. Joseph Medical Center
    Baltimore, MD
    MISTI Learning Institute in Medicine

Dr. Bonanni's Education & Medical Training

  • Abington Memorial HospitalAbington Memorial HospitalFellowship, Geriatric Medicine
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital Lehigh Valley Hospital Chief Residency, Chief Surgical
  • Lehigh Valley HospitalLehigh Valley HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • Drexel Coll of Med/Hahnemann Sch of MedDrexel University College of MedicineMedical School
  • University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of PennsylvaniaOther Training, Pre-Med Program
  • Southern Illinois UniversitySouthern Illinois UniversityOther Training, BS
  • Midwestern State UniversityMidwestern State UniversityOther Training, Medical Technology Program

Dr. Bonanni's Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1992 - 2014
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery, 1996

Dr. Bonanni's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Consumers Research Council of America“America’s Top Surgeons” in General SurgeryConsumers Research Council of America, 2012
  • Castle Connolly Medical LtdPublicly recognized as a Top Doctor in your regionCastle Connolly Medical Ltd, 2012
  • Philadelphia MagazinePublished as Philadelphia’s Top Doc’sPhiladelphia Magazine, 2012
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Dr. Bonanni's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Futility of predictive scoring of the mangled lower extremity.Bonanni, F. B., Rhodes M. Lucke, J, J. Trauma
  • Laparoscopic versus conventional appendectomy.Bonanni, F. B., Hartzell, G. W. W, Boorse, R.C., Trostle, Dr. Reed, III J. Cole A, J Am Coll Surg
  • Asymptomatic gastric remnant leak after laparoscopic Rouxen-Y gastric bypass.Strobos, E., Bonanni, F.B, Surg Obes Relat Dis
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  • Bariatric surgery in older patients: which procedure is best?Gallagher S, Kurian A, Antanavicius G, Bonanni F. B, Surg Endosc
  • Weight Loss in Super-Obese Patients after Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy versus Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch.Sucandy I, Antanavicius G, Bonanni, F. B, Annual Scientific Session, Napa Valley, CA
  • Prospective Non-randomized Study of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding and Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: Preliminary Results.Polavarapu H, Antanavicius G, Bonanni F. B, Annual Scientific Session, Napa Valley, CA
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  • Gaining Weight to Lose Weight, A Dangerous Trend Doctors Say.Bonanni, F,B, Jr, Intellegencer – Health Writer: Jo Ciavaglia
  • Multiple Bariatric Surgical Options Available to Morbidly Obese Patients.Bonanni, F,B, Fall 2010 INSIGHT – A Clinical Report to Physicians
    Abington Memorial Hospital
  • Setting a Perfect Example.Bonanni, F.B, The Intelligencer, Our Towns
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Dr. Bonanni's Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Italian

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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