Our Medical Team and Facilities
Memorial Medical Center bariatics medical team and facilities.
We perform all surgeries at our Memorial Medical Center campus in Modesto, where we use special beds, gurneys, scales, wheelchairs, furniture and other bariatric equipment to care for our patients postoperatively. Our nursing staff has completed intensive, specialized training to care for our bariatric patients, including postoperative care and sensitivity training.
Bariatric Surgery Program
Memorial Medical Center Modesto, CA
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Patrick J. Coates, MD, FACSBariatric Surgeon, Bariatric Program Medical Director
Dr. Patrick Coates is board certified in general surgery and has extensive experience in bariatric surgery, including laparoscopic gastric bypass, vertical sleeve gastrectomy and revision surgeries. Dr. Coates is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, American College of Surgery and the Stanislaus Medical Society. Click here to learn more about Dr. Coates
Antonio K. Coirin, MDBariatric Surgeon
Dr. Antonio Coirin is also board certified in general surgery. He performs laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding, gastric bypass and vertical sleeve gastrectomy surgeries. Dr. Coirin is a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons and Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgery. He has served as an assistant clinical professor for the University of California, Davis School of Medicine, and as past medical director of Memorial’s Bariatric Surgery Program.
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