Departments & Organizations
Obesity Research Working Group
Matthew O. Hubbard, MD, is a Board Certified General Surgeon and is fellowship-trained in Advanced Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Hubbard's goal is to provide excellent surgical care for his patients acute and chronic issues related to their stomach, intestines, gallbladder, or other abdominal organs with a focus on minimizing post-operative pain and getting patients back to their daily routines and jobs in as short a time as possible.
Dr. Hubbard specializes in all types of primary and recurrent abdominal wall and hiatal hernias, both through open and laparoscopic approaches. He also provides minimally invasive approaches for gallbladder disease, diseases of the stomach and foregut, including paraesophageal hernia repair. Also, he provides laparoscopic procedures for obesity, including gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, adjustable gastric banding and revision of prior bariatric surgery.
He specializes in laparoscopic gastrointestinal surgery; laparoscopic bariatric surgery for morbid obesity; laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery; laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding; laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy; revisional bariatric surgery; laparoscopic surgery for reflux and achalasia; laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication; laparoscopic Heller myotomy; laparoscopic splenectomy; laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair; laparoscopic feeding tube placement; laparoscopic repair of abdominal-wall hernias; laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernias; gall bladder; gall stones; cholecystectomy; gall stone pancreatitis; Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD); appendicitis; gastroparesis.
Education & Training
|MS||University of Notre Dame, Science and Entrepreneurship (2011)|
|MD||University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (2006)|
|BS||University of Notre Dame, Biochemistry (2002)|
|Fellow in Advanced Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery||Vanderbilt University Medical School|
|Intern, Resident, Chief Resident||University Hospitals of Cleveland / Case Western Reserve University|