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Stacy Brethauer, MD, General Surgery, Columbus, OH, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

StacyABrethauerMDMBA

General Surgery Columbus, OH

Bariatric Surgery

Professor of Surgery, The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Brethauer

I am a board certified general surgery specializing in foregut and bariatric surgery. I received my MD from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in 1993 and completed surgery residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego in 2001. Fellowship training completed in minimally invasive bariatric surgery at Cleveland Clinic from 2005-2007 and remained on staff at Cleveland Clinic until 2019. Joined OSU Wexner Medical Center March 2019.

Education & Training

  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Cleveland Clinic FoundationFellowship, Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery, 2005 - 2007
  • Naval Medical Center
    Naval Medical CenterResidency, General Surgery, 1997 - 2001
  • National Capital Consortium
    National Capital ConsortiumInternship, Transitional Year, 1993 - 1994
  • F Edward Hebert School of Medicine - USUHSClass of 1993
  • University of Colorado, BoulderBS, Journalism and Mass Communications, Boettcher Scholar, 1985 - 1989

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2005 - 2023
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2005 - 2023
  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 1994 - 2022
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011, 2013
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Bariatric Surgery in Patients with Interstitial Lung Disease  
    Leslie Tolle, Ali Aminian, Gautam Sharma, Stacy A Brethauer, Philip R Schauer, Surgical Endoscopy
  • Effect of Revisional Bariatric Surgery on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus  
    Stacy A Brethauer, Philip R Schauer, Monique Hassan, Ali Aminian, Surgical Endoscopy
  • Long-Term Impact of Bariatric Surgery in Diabetic Nephropathy  
    Stacy A Brethauer, Philip R Schauer, Ali Aminian, Surgical Endoscopy
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Lectures

  • Early Diabetes Remission After Gastric Bypass Surgery Is Explained by Exclusion of the Foregut 
    Cleveland, OH - 6/14/2014

Press Mentions

  • Obesity May Be Fueling Coronavirus Hospitalizations — an Expert Explains Why
    Obesity May Be Fueling Coronavirus Hospitalizations — an Expert Explains WhyApril 2nd, 2020
  • After Obesity Surgery, More Patients Returning for Another
    After Obesity Surgery, More Patients Returning for AnotherFebruary 28th, 2020
  • Len Rome’s Local Health: Is Bariatric Surgery Right for You?
    Len Rome’s Local Health: Is Bariatric Surgery Right for You?October 7th, 2019
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Committees

  • Member-at-Large, Sec/Treasurer, Vice President, President, ASMBS Executive Council 2010 - 2017

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
    CIGNA HMO
    CIGNA Open Access
    CIGNA PPO
    Great West PPO
    HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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