Dr. Alan Geiss

Alan Geiss, MD

Alan Geiss, MD, FACS, is a national leader in Lap-Band surgery, having performed over 5,000 of these procedures. He is the director of the Laparoscopy Center and Laparoscopic Bariatric Center at the Center for Surgical Specialties at Syosset Hospital, which is part of the North Shore-LIJ Health System.

Dr. Geiss did his surgical training at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He is a board-certified  surgeon and a  Fellow of the American College of Surgeons(FACS). He is a member of many prestigious surgical societies, including The American Society for Bariatric Surgery, SAGES, SSAT, The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons and The New York Academy of Medicine. He has written many articles that have been published in peer review journals, as well as many presentations on laparoscopic surgery and the Lap-Band. He has also been listed several times in New York magazine’s Best Doctors in N.Y. and Top Doctors New York Metro Area by Castle Connolly Guide.

Dr. Geiss specializes in the laparoscopic Lap-Band. He works with a multi-specialty group of professionals that are experts in all aspects of the care of the bariatric patient. Syosset Hospital has state-of-the-art endosuites that are the operating rooms utilized for the Lap-Band surgery and a specialized recovery floor for the bariatric surgical patient.


Syosset Hospital
221 Jericho Turnpike
Syosset, New York 11791
Office Number: 516-496-2752


Last Update

January 23, 2013
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