Michael S. Bauer

Michael S. Bauer, MD, FACS

Bariatrics, Surgery, General Surgery, and Thoracic Surgery

Office Information

About Me

Dr. Bauer has special interest in all areas of minimally invasive surgery including robotics. His interests include general surgery, abdominal surgery, hernia repair, trauma and acute care surgery, and surgeries of the esophagus, stomach, colon, skin, lung, liver, gallbladder, thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal gland, skin and obesity surgery including Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, gastric banding, and the sleeve gastrectomy procedures. In addition, Dr. Bauer has special interest in thoracic surgery and treating lung and esophageal cancer.



University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE, Medical School


Mount Carmel Medical Center, Columbus, OH, General Surgery


American Board of Surgery; Fellow of American College of Surgeons

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