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Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon

Ivanesa L. Pardo, MD, FACS, is a board-certified general and bariatric surgeon at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, specializing in surgical treatments of obesity through minimally invasive techniques, such as laparoscopy and robotic surgery.

 

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Hernias: How they occur, how they can be repaired

by Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon
October 10, 2017

Men or women can develop hernias. When they do, an organ or tissue can squeeze through a weak spot in…

Will I encounter digestive problems after gastric bypass?

by Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon
June 15, 2017

The headlines may sound alarming: “Weight loss surgery tied to lasting digestive issues.” “After gastric bypass surgery, many experience eating…

3 precautions to take if you choose to travel for weight loss surgery

by Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon
May 08, 2017

It’s difficult to pin down the exact number of people who travel abroad to access medical services, but the Centers…

6 frequently asked questions about bariatric surgery

by Ivanesa Pardo, MD, Bariatric Surgeon
April 11, 2017

Bariatric surgery has been available in the U.S. for more than 50 years, and surgeons are doing more every year….