Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence
In January 2008, Memorial Medical Center and bariatric surgeons Patrick Coates, MD, and Antonio Coirin, MD, received Bariatric Center of Excellence designation by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). The ASMBS examines all aspects of a program’s surgical processes before awarding a Center of Excellence designation based on top quality care and effective outcomes.
Aetna Institute of Quality®
Bariatric Surgery Facility
Memorial Medical Center has also been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® (IOQ) Bariatric Surgery Facility for treating individuals living with morbid or extreme obesit.